from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. See gas plant.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A common name for the cultivated species of Dictamnus, particularly D. Fraxinella.
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- n. Eurasian perennial herb with white flowers that emit flammable vapor in hot weather
New Latin, diminutive of Latin fraxinus, ash tree; see bherəg- in Indo-European roots.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)