from The Century Dictionary.
- noun A plant, Bupleurum rotundifolium: same as
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- noun An umbelliferous plant (
Bupleurum rotundifolium) with perfoliate leaves.
- noun Thoroughwort.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.
- noun An
umbelliferous plant(Bupleurum rotundifolium) with perfoliateleaves.
- noun The
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