Definitions

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  • n. Any of the genus Camassia of flowering plants, the camases.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. a genus of scapose herbs of North and South America having large edible bulbs.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A genus of bulbous liliaceous plants of North America, nearly related to Scilla of the old world.

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

  • n. genus of scapose herbs of North and South America having large edible bulbs

Etymologies

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From the genus name.

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