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  5  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Bellflower  \Bell"flow`er\,  n.  (Bot.) 
  A  plant  of  the  genus  Campanula;  --  so  named  from  its 
  bell-shaped  flowers. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Bellflower  \Bell"flow`er\,  n.  [F.  bellefleur,  lit.,  beautiful 
  flower.] 
  A  kind  of  apple.  The  yellow  bellflower  is  a  large  yellow 
  winter  apple.  [Written  also  {bellefleur}.] 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Campanula  \Cam*pan"u*la\,  n.  [LL.  campanula  a  little  bell;  dim. 
  of  campana  bell.]  (Bot.) 
  A  large  genus  of  plants  bearing  bell-shaped  flowers,  often  of 
  great  beauty;  --  also  called  {bellflower}. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  bellflower 
  n  :  any  of  various  plants  of  the  genus  Campanula  having  blue  or 
  white  bell-shaped  flowers  [syn:  {campanula}] 
 
  From  U.S.  Gazetteer  (1990)  [gazetteer]: 
 
  Bellflower,  CA  (city,  FIPS  4982) 
  Location:  33.88813  N,  118.12663  W 
  Population  (1990):  61815  (24117  housing  units) 
  Area:  15.7  sq  km  (land),  0.1  sq  km  (water) 
  Zip  code(s):  90706 
  Bellflower,  IL  (village,  FIPS  4897) 
  Location:  40.34047  N,  88.52668  W 
  Population  (1990):  405  (167  housing  units) 
  Area:  0.9  sq  km  (land),  0.0  sq  km  (water) 
  Zip  code(s):  61724 
  Bellflower,  MO  (city,  FIPS  4330) 
  Location:  39.00385  N,  91.35272  W 
  Population  (1990):  413  (176  housing  units) 
  Area:  1.4  sq  km  (land),  0.0  sq  km  (water) 
  Zip  code(s):  63333 




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