from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A proposed name for plants of the genus Pachystima.
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To the mountain-lover the Tahoe region is an earthly paradise.
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Harmamithres, if that is the true reading, would be "mountain-lover" (monticolus), from hardam, ace. of hara, "a mountain," and mithra or mitra, "fond of."
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