Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A genus of plants, closely related to Geranium, from which it differs in having only five fertile stamens, and the tails of the carpels bearded upon the inside.

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  • noun botany Any of the plant genus Erodium, including filarees and storksbills.

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  • noun geraniums of Europe and South America and Australia especially mountainous regions

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From the genus name.

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