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gelsemium Explained

gelsemium at English irregular forms Of Explained:

(pl) gelsemia

Gelsemium at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Gelsemium \Gel*se"mium\, n. [NL., fr. It. gelsomino jasmine.]
1. (Bot.) A genus of climbing plants. The yellow (false)
jasmine ({Gelsemium sempervirens}) is a native of the
Southern United States. It has showy and deliciously
fragrant flowers.

2. (Med.) The root of the yellow jasmine, used in malarial
fevers, etc.

Gelsemium at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

Gelsemium
n : evergreen twining shrubs of Americas and southeastern Asia
[syn: {genus Gelsemium}]

gelsemium at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==

Noun

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  • Any of several flowering plants, of the genus Gelsemium, many of which are poisonous