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The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

beggar-ticks \beggar-ticks\ n. 1. the seed of bur marigolds. Syn: spanish needles. [WordNet 1.5] 2. any of several plants of the genus Bidens having yellow flowers and pricky fruits that cling to fur and clothing; -- also called beggar's-ticks. Syn: bur marigold, burr marigold, beggar's-ticks, sticktight. [WordNet 1.5]