Virginia stock love

Definitions

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. See Mahon stock.

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

  • n. erect branching herb cultivated for its loose racemes of fragrant white or pink or red or lilac flowers; native to sands and sea cliffs of southwestern Greece and southern Albania

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  • Of Virginia stock long distinguished in war and in fortune, he is thirty-seven, a West Pointer, and a former captain in the "old army."

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