Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A quartic oval having a single depression.
  • n. A former genus of plants, of the order Liliaceæ, including Smilacina and Maianthemum.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • Low-growing A. unifolium and A. roseum are other favourites, which she plants among lavenders.

    Gardens: Alliums

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