from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A genus of composite plants of the tribe Senecionideæ and subtribe Tussilagineæ, characterized by scapes bearing many partly diœcious heads of flowers with involucral bracts in but one row.

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

  • n. genus of rhizomatous herbs of north temperate regions: butterbur; sweet coltsfoot


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