from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. See African lily.
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- n. Any member of the genus Agapanthus of flowering plants.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A small genus of ornamental plants belonging to the natural order Liliaceæ.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. any of various plants of the genus Agapanthus having umbels of showy blue to purple flowers
New Latin Agapanthus, genus name : Greek agapē, love + Greek anthos, flower.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)