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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. a plant usually known as the white hellebore (Veratrum viride).

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The American white or false hellebore, Veratrum viride.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. North American plant having large leaves and yellowish green flowers growing in racemes; yields a toxic alkaloid used medicinally
  • n. pokeweed of southeastern Asia and China

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