from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A genus of labiate plants of the tribe Stachydeæ, type of the subtribe Lamieæ, with nearly equal, not acerose calyx-teeth, the corolla-tube rarely exserted, the anther-cells generally parallel, and the nutlets angled and truncated at the apex.
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- n. genus of Old World herbs: dead nettles; henbits
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