from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A small genus of South African shrubs or small trees.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A genus of polypetalous plants, belonging to the natural order Bixineæ, tribe Pangieæ, distinguished from other genera of the tribe by distinct scarcely imbricated sepals, the apical dehiscence of the capsules, and the numerous stamens.
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- n. small genus of South African shrubs or small trees
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