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helichrysum


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Helichrysum  \Hel`i*chry"sum\,  n.  [L.,  the  marigold,  fr  Gr  ?  a 
  kind  of  plant.]  (Bot.) 
  A  genus  of  composite  plants,  with  shining,  commonly  white  or 
  yellow,  or  sometimes  reddish,  radiated  involucres,  which  are 
  often  called  ``everlasting  flowers.'' 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  Helichrysum 
  n  :  large  genus  of  mostly  African  and  Australian  herbs  and 
  shrubs:  everlasting  flowers;  in  some  classifications 
  includes  genus  Ozothamnus  [syn:  {Helichrysum},  {genus 
  Helichrysum}] 




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