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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Ixia  \Ix"i*a\,  n.  [NL.,  fr  Gr  ?  birdlime.  So  called  because  of 
  the  viscid  nature  of  some  of  the  species.]  (Bot.) 
  A  South  African  bulbous  plant  of  the  Iris  family,  remarkable 
  for  the  brilliancy  of  its  flowers. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  Ixia 
  n  :  a  monocotyledonous  genus  of  the  family  Iridaceae  [syn:  {Ixia}, 
  {genus  Ixia}] 




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