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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. An Asian shrub or small tree (Nyctanthes arbortristis) having opposite leaves and small, fragrant flowers with an orange corolla tube and white corolla lobes.
  • n. A West Indian shrub (Cestrum nocturnum) having small greenish-white flowers that are very fragrant at night.

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

  • n. West Indian evergreen shrub having clusters of funnel-shaped yellow-white flowers that are fragrant by night


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