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- n. Blackstonia perfoliata, a gentianaceous plant with bright yellow flowers.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A European yellow-flowered, gentianaceous (Chlora perfoliata). The whole plant is intensely bitter, and is sometimes used as a tonic, and also in dyeing yellow.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A European annual plant, Chlora perfoliata, of the gentian family.
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