Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The Christmas green, Lycopodium complanatum.
  • n. The false heather, Hudsonia tomentosa. Also called poverty-plant.

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Examples

  • He already had a cellar-door and a chicken coop which did not belong to him, while a "wash" he did not recognize was lodged in his woodpile of jack-pine and ground-cedar in the backyard.

    The Lady Doc

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