from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Any of several plants of the genus Impatiens having yellowish spurred flowers and seedpods that dehisce into five valves when mature. Also called balsam, touch-me-not.
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- n. Impatiens.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. See impatiens.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The American Impatiens, the balsam or touch-me-not, I. fulva (see cut under balsam) or I. pallida. See balsam and Impatiens.
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- n. North American annual plant with usually yellow or orange flowers; grows chiefly on wet rather acid soil
From jewel + weed. (Wiktionary)