from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A common trailing perennial milkwort (Polygala paucifolia) of eastern North America having leaves like wintergreen and usually rosy-purple flowers with winged sepals.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The fringed milk-wort, Polygala paucifolia: so called from the pair of large, usually pink-purple petals of the aërial flowers.
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- n. common trailing perennial milkwort of eastern North America having leaves like wintergreen and usually rosy-purple flowers with winged sepals
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