from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A genus of plants of the rose family comprising the avens.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A genus of perennial herbs, of the natural order Rosaceæ, resembling Potentilla, but with erect seeds and long, persistent, geniculate or plumose styles.
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- n. avens
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