Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Any of various herbs or shrubs of the genus Franseria, native to western North America.

Etymologies

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

New Latin Franseria, genus name, after Antonio Franseri, 18th-century Spanish botanist.

Examples

  • A franseria shrub blocked the view of the VW to passersby crossing the alley.

    The Riverman

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