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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Fritillaria  \Frit"il*la`ri*a\,  n.  [NL.,  fr  L.  fritillus 
  dicebox:  cf  F.  fritillaire  So  named  from  the  checkered 
  markings  of  the  petals.]  (Bot.) 
  A  genus  of  liliaceous  plants,  of  which  the  crown-imperial 
  ({Fritillaria  imperialis})  is  one  species,  and  the  Guinea-hen 
  flower  ({F.  Meleagris})  another.  See  {Crown-imperial}. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  Fritillaria 
  n  :  fritillary  [syn:  {Fritillaria},  {genus  Fritillaria}] 




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