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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Darlingtonia  \Dar`ling*to"ni*a\,  n.  [NL.  Named  after  Dr  William 
  Darlington,  a  botanist  of  West  Chester,  Penn.]  (Bot.) 
  A  genus  of  California  pitcher  plants  consisting  of  a  single 
  species.  The  long  tubular  leaves  are  hooded  at  the  top  and 
  frequently  contain  many  insects  drowned  in  the  secretion  of 
  the  leaves. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  Darlingtonia 
  n  :  one  species:  California  pitcher  plant  [syn:  {Darlingtonia}, 
  {genus  Darlingtonia}] 




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