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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. deciduous small trees or shrubs of China and eastern North America;
[syn: Halesia, genus Halesia]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Halesia \Ha*le"si*a\ (h[.a]*l[=e]"zh[i^]*[.a]), n. [NL.] (Bot.) A genus of American shrubs containing several species, called snowdrop trees, or silver-bell trees. They have showy, white flowers, drooping on slender pedicels. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

Halesia n 1: deciduous small trees or shrubs of China and eastern North America [syn: Halesia, genus Halesia]