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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Any of various plants in the genus Armeria; a thrift.
  • n. The flowering plant Sabatia stellaris.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • See thrift.
  • n. See Thrift.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. See pink and thrift.
  • n. A sea-carnation.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. tufted thrift of seacoasts and mountains of north temperate zone; occasionally grown as a ground cover

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From its habitat and colour. (Wiktionary)

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