from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A genus of polypetalous plants popularly known as saxifrage, type of the order Saxifragaceæ and tribe Saxifrageæ.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun (Bot.) A genus of exogenous polypetalous plants, embracing about one hundred and eighty species. See saxifrage.

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

  • noun type genus of the Saxifragaceae; large genus of usually perennial herbs of Arctic and cool regions of northern hemisphere: saxifrage


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