from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- A tribe of gamopetalous plants of the order Caprifoliaceæ, distinguished from the other tribe, Lonicereæ, by the wheel-shaped regular corolla, short and deeply two-to five-cleft style, and the uniformly one-ovuled ovary-cells.
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