from The Century Dictionary.
- noun A genus of plants of the natural order Amaryllidaceæ, and the type of the tribe Hypoxideæ.
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- noun small plants that resemble amaryllis and that grow from a corm and bear flowers on a leafless stalk; sometimes classified as member of the family Amaryllidaceae: star grass
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