from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A genus of shrubs having silvery scurfy leaves, and belonging to the same family as Elæagnus; also, any plant of this genus. See Buffalo berry, under buffalo.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A genus of apetalous plants, of the order Elæagnaceæ.
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