• WordNet 3.6
    • n Dactylorhiza genus of terrestrial orchids of Europe and Asia and North Africa
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n dactylorhiza Finger-and-toe, a disease of the roots of turnips, causing them to divide and become hard and useless. It is believed to be due to the nature of the soil, and is distinct from anbury, which is caused by the attacks of insects.
    • n dactylorhiza The phenomenon of root-forking.
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