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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A plant of several species of the Mint family, cultivated for its bright-colored or variegated leaves.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A genus of labiate herbs and shrubs, of tropical Asia and Africa, in general cultivation for their brilliant foliage.

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

  • n. any of various Old World tropical plants of the genus Coleus having multicolored decorative leaves and spikes of blue flowers


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