from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A genus of erect or climbing shrubs, type of the tribe Mutisiaceæ, characterized by pistillate flowers, plumose pappus, alternate leaves commonly ending in a tendril, and large solitary heads with the flowers projecting.
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- n. any of various plants of the genus Mutisia
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