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campion


  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Campion  \Cam"pi*on\,  n.  [Prob.  fr  L.  campus  field.]  (Bot.) 
  A  plant  of  the  Pink  family  ({Cucubalus  bacciferus}),  bearing 
  berries  regarded  as  poisonous. 
 
  {Bladder  campion},  a  plant  of  the  Pink  family  ({Cucubalus 
  Behen}  or  {Silene  inflata}),  having  a  much  inflated  calyx. 
  See  {Behen}. 
 
  {Rose  campion},  a  garden  plant  ({Lychnis  coronaria})  with 
  handsome  crimson  flowers. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  campion 
  n  :  any  plant  of  the  genus  Silene  [syn:  {silene},  {catchfly}] 
 
  From  U.S.  Gazetteer  (1990)  [gazetteer]: 
 
  Campion,  CO  (CDP,  FIPS  11590) 
  Location:  40.34468  N,  105.09498  W 
  Population  (1990):  1692  (582  housing  units) 
  Area:  9.8  sq  km  (land),  0.1  sq  km  (water) 




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