from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A genus of shrubs and trees of the order Rubiaceæ, type of the tribe Mussædeæ, and known by its flowers in terminal corymbs with one of the five calyx -lobes enlarged and colored white or purple.
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