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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Carex  \Ca"rex\,  n.  [L.,  sedge.]  (Bot.) 
  A  numerous  and  widely  distributed  genus  of  perennial 
  herbaceous  plants  of  the  order  {Cypreace[ae]};  the  sedges. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  Carex 
  n  :  large  genus  of  plants  found  in  damp  woodlands  and  bogs  and 
  ditches  or  at  water  margins:  sedges  [syn:  {Carex},  {genus 
  Carex}] 




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