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behn


behn


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Behen  \Be"hen\,  Behn  \Behn\,  n.  [Per.  &  Ar  bahman,  behmen,  an 
  herb,  whose  leaves  resemble  ears  of  corn,  saffron.]  (Bot.) 
  a  The  {Centaurea  behen},  or  saw-leaved  centaury. 
  b  The  {Cucubalus  behen},  or  bladder  campion,  now  called 
  {Silene  inflata}. 
  c  The  {Statice  limonium},  or  sea  lavender.