from The Century Dictionary.
- noun A genus of California plants of the family Liliaceæ. B. Ida-Maia, the only species, is a slender, grassy, half-hardy plant with beautiful and lasting scarlet and green flowers often called
- noun A North American genus of herrings, family Clupeidæ, characterized by the elongated intestine and carinated scales.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- noun a genus of fishes consisting of the menhaden.
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- noun menhaden
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