Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A Chinese plant, the Chloranthus inconspicuus, natural order Chloranthaceæ, the spikes of the flowers of which are used to scent tea.

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

  • noun (Bot.) The fragrant flowers of the Chloranthus inconspicuus, used in China for perfuming tea.

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  • noun The fragrant flowers of Chloranthus inconspicuus, used in China for perfuming tea.

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