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- proper n. A taxonomic genus within the subtribe Artemisiinae — the artemisias.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A genus of plants including the plants called mugwort, southernwood, and wormwood. Of these Artemisia absinthium, or common wormwood, is well known, and Artemisia tridentata is the sage brush of the Rocky Mountain region.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A very large genus of plants, of the natural order Compositæ, abundant in dry regions, and mostly of the northern hemisphere.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. any of various composite shrubs or herbs of the genus Artemisia having aromatic green or greyish foliage
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