from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A genus of plants, of the natural order Compositæ and tribe Helianthoideæ, distinguished by its ligulate fertile rays, hermaphrodite disk-flowers, and chaffy conical receptacle without pappus.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. any North American shrubby perennial herb of the genus Heliopsis having large yellow daisylike flowers


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