from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Any of several shrubs of the genus Rhododendron, especially R. maximum of the southeast United States, having large glossy leaves and flowers with a rose-pink, bell-shaped corolla with green spots. Also called great laurel.
- n. See oleander.
- n. Chiefly British The willow herb.
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- n. oleander
- n. rosebay willowherb
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. the oleander.
- n. Any shrub of the genus Rhododendron.
- n. An herb (Epilobium spicatum) with showy purple flowers, common in Europe and North America; -- called also great willow herb.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A name of several plants.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. an ornamental but poisonous flowering shrub having narrow evergreen leaves and clusters of fragrant white to pink or red flowers: native to East Indies but widely cultivated in warm regions
- n. late-spring-blooming rhododendron of eastern North America having rosy to pink-purple flowers
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