Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A genus of dicotyledonous plants of the family Asteraceæ.

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

  • noun a genus of low branching shrubs of West North America.

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  • noun genus of low branching shrubs of western North America

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Examples

  • The plants living in this type of desert include the salt bush, buckwheat bush, black bush, rice grass, little leaf horsebrush, black sage, and chrysothamnus.

    Desert biome

  • The plants living in this type of desert include the salt bush, buckwheat bush, black bush, rice grass, little leaf horsebrush, black sage, and chrysothamnus.

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