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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Any of various shrubs and small trees of a particular genus having large fragrant white or yellow flowers.

Usage examples (26)
  • A-- a flower that we now know as the gardenia was named in his honor.
  • Pence won after the ninth round, earlier spelling correctly the words "gardenia," "samaritan,"
  • This tastes like somebody dropped a gardenia in it.
  • As she brushed by me I breathed the essence of gardenia. for more
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