from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A popular name for several cultivated species of Amarantus, and more particularly for A. tricolor, the foliage of which is brilliantly colored in yellow, green, and red; floramour.

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

  • noun (Bot.) A species of amaranth (Amarantus melancholicus).

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun A species of amaranth (Amarantus melancholicus).


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