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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. any plant of the genus Kalmia;


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Kalmia \Kal"mi*a\, n. [NL. Named in honor of Peter Kalm, a Swedish botanist.] (Bot.) A genus of North American shrubs with poisonous evergreen foliage and corymbs of showy flowers. Called also mountain laurel, ivy bush, lamb kill, calico bush, etc. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

kalmia n 1: any plant of the genus Kalmia