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- n. Any of the genus Osteospermum of subshrubs.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A genus of composite plants of the tribe Calendulaceæ, distinguished by the thick, hard, and wingless achenia of the ray-flowers, the disk-flowers being frequently all sterile.
From the genus name. (Wiktionary)