from The Century Dictionary.
- noun A genus of ericaceous plants, of two species, one a native of Asia, the other, E. repens, the well-known Mayflower or trailing arbutus of the United States.
- noun In entomology, a genus of lepidopterous insects.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- noun (Bot.) An American genus of plants, containing but a single species (
E. repens), the trailing arbutus.
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