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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Any of various plants of the genus Campanula, which includes the harebell, bellflower, and Canterbury bells.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Any plant of the genus Campanula.

Etymologies

New Latin Campanula, genus name, diminutive of Late Latin campāna, bell; see campanile.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

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