from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Any of several poisonous, woody, evergreen vines of the genus Gelsemium, especially G. sempervirens, of the southeast United States, having fragrant, yellow, funnel-shaped flowers. Also called Carolina yellow jasmine, evening trumpet flower, yellow jessamine.
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- n. poisonous woody evergreen vine of southeastern United States having fragrant yellow funnel-shaped flowers
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