from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. poinsettia (Euphoria cyathophora) of the U. S. and eastern Mexico; often confused with Euphoria heterophylla.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A euphorbiaceous annual plant of the warmer regions of America, Poinsettia heterophylla, having blight red floral bracts which in this species are toothed. Also called Mexican fire-plant.
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- n. poinsettia of United States and eastern Mexico; often confused with Euphorbia heterophylla
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