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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A genus of thorny herbs or shrubs of the family Rosaceae.

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  • In almost every order we find some plants which have become thus reduced or degraded for wind or self-fertilisation, as Poterium and Sanguisorba among the Rosaceae;...
  • P; mpernel. a) Poterium sanguisorba; b) Sangui - sorba.
  • Poterium songuisorba, (burnet) 2 pecks.
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