Definitions

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  • n. Venus flytrap

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. An insectivorous plant. See venus's flytrap.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A genus of plants, natural order Droserace√¶.
  • n. In entomology, a genus of dipterous insects. Desvoidy, 1830. Also Dionea.

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

  • n. a genus of the family Droseraceae

Etymologies

From Ancient Greek a name of Aphrodite. (Wiktionary)

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