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dracaena


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Dracaena  \Dra*c[ae]"na\,  n.  [NL.,  fr  Gr  ?  she-dragon.]  (Bot.) 
  A  genus  of  liliaceous  plants  with  woody  stems  and 
  funnel-shaped  flowers. 
 
  Note:  Drac[ae]na  Draco,  the  source  of  the  dragon's  blood  of 
  the  Canaries,  forms  a  tree,  sometimes  of  gigantic  size. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  dracaena 
  n  :  often  cultivated  for  the  decorative  foliage 




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