from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A genus of polypetalous plants, of the order Crassulaeeæ.
  • noun [lowercase] A plant of the genus Sedum: extended by very early writers to the houseleek and other crassulaceous plants. Sometimes written cedum.

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

  • noun (Bot.) A genus of plants, mostly perennial, having succulent leaves and cymose flowers; orpine; stonecrop.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • proper noun A taxonomic genus within the subfamily Sedoideae — the sedums.

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

  • noun any of various plants of the genus Sedum


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