from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A genus of evergreen heathlike or scandent shrubs of Madagascar, Australasia, and Polynesia.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A genus of polypetalous dicotyledonous plants, belonging to the natural order Dilleniaceœ and the tribe Hibbertieœ.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. evergreen heathlike or scandent shrubs of Madagascar; Australasia; Polynesia
Sorry, no etymologies found.
Sorry, no example sentences found.