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- n. Any of various flowering plants, of the genus Helenium, the dried leaves of which were once used to make a form of snuff
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Elecampane: used as a specific name.
- n. [capitalized] A genus of composite plants, founded by Linnæus in 1753, the type of the tribe Helenioideæ.
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- n. genus of American herbs with flowers having yellow rays: sneezeweeds
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