from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A specific name of the ground-pine Ajuga Iva or A. Chamæpitys.
  • noun A small genus of composite plants, of the tribe Helianthoideæ, type of the old tribe Iveæ.

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  • noun any of various coarse shrubby plants of the genus Iva with small greenish flowers; common in moist areas (as coastal salt marshes) of eastern and central North America


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