Cocklebur meaning

kŏkəl-bûr
Any of several annual weeds of the genus Xanthium in the composite family, having small seedlike fruits enclosed within a prickly bur that clings readily to clothing or animal fur.
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A bur of this plant.
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Any of a genus (Xanthium) of coarse plants of the composite family, bearing closed burs and growing commonly as a weed.
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(botany) Any of the coarse composite weeds of the genus Xanthium, with a prickly fruit.
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Origin of cocklebur