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  • n. Houttuynia cordata, a flowering plant.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A perennial plant of the genus Saururus (Saururus cernuus), growing in marshes, and having white flowers crowded in a slender terminal spike, somewhat resembling in form a lizard's tail; whence the name.

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

  • n. North American herbaceous perennial of wet places having slender curled racemes of small white flowers


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