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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A genus of plants, of the order Ranunculaceæ and tribe Anemoneæ. It is distinguished from the similarly apetalous genus Anemone by its lack of an involucre.

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  • n. widely distributed genus of perennial herbs: meadow rue

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