• WordNet 3.6
    • n Aspalathus genus of South African heathlike shrubs
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n aspalathus An unknown aromatic thorny shrub mentioned in the Apocrypha and by some of the old herbalists.
    • n aspalathus The South African broom, a large genus of African plants, natural order Leguminosæ, with small heath-like leaves, and generally with yellow flowers.
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