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- n. Any of several widely distributed evergreen flowering plants, of the genus Osmanthus.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A genus of shrubs and trees of the gamopetalous order Oleaceæ and the tribe Oleineæ, known by the imbricated corolla-lobes, and thick, hard, woody endocarp.
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- n. widely distributed genus of evergreen shrubs or trees of southern United States and Middle East and China and Japan
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