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  • proper n. A taxonomic genus within the family Brassicaceae — the stocks.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • proper n. A genus of Old World plants grown as ornamentals.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A genus of plants of the order Cruciferæ and tribe Arabideæ, characterized by a long many-seeded silique, and stigmas often thickened or horned at the back.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. genus of Old World plants grown as ornamentals


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