from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. any of various North American plants of the genus Liatris having racemes or panicles of small discoid flower heads.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In heraldry, a comet used as a bearing.
- n. A name in the United States for several very different plants.
- n. A stampede of pack-mules or other animals from a central point.
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