from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A genus of dicotyledonous polypetalous plants of the natural order Combretaceæ and suborder Combreteæ, having the calyx-tube turbinate and not produced beyond the ovary, 10 included stamens, opposite leaves, and spiked flowers.
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- n. a genus of Laguncularia
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