Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A section of the botanical genus Nesæa, natural order Lythrarieæ, named in 1821 by Link and Otto, who considered it a distinct genus.

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Examples

  • According to the DA, ingredients include: canavalia rosea, clematis vitalba, nelumbo nucifera, pedicularis grand folia, heimia salicifolia, leonurus sibiricus, ledum palustre, blue lotus, baybean and a number of other herbs.

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