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NOUN (2)

1. dried bark of various magnolias; used in folk medicine;

2. any shrub or tree of the genus Magnolia; valued for their longevity and exquisite fragrant blooms;


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Magnolia \Mag*no"li*a\, n. [NL. Named after Pierre Magnol, professor of botany at Montpellier, France, in the 17th century.] (Bot.) A genus of American and Asiatic trees, with aromatic bark and large sweet-scented whitish or reddish flowers. [1913 Webster] Note: Magnolia grandiflora has coriaceous shining leaves and very fragrant blossoms. It is common from North Carolina to Florida and Texas, and is one of the most magnificent trees of the American forest. The sweet bay (Magnolia glauca)is a small tree found sparingly as far north as Cape Ann. Other American species are Magnolia Umbrella, Magnolia macrophylla, Magnolia Fraseri, Magnolia acuminata, and Magnolia cordata. Magnolia conspicua and Magnolia purpurea are cultivated shrubs or trees from Eastern Asia. Magnolia Campbellii, of India, has rose-colored or crimson flowers. [1913 Webster] Magnolia warbler (Zool.), a beautiful North American wood warbler (Dendroica maculosa). The rump and under parts are bright yellow; the breast and belly are spotted with black; the under tail coverts are white; the crown is ash. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

magnolia n 1: dried bark of various magnolias; used in folk medicine 2: any shrub or tree of the genus Magnolia; valued for their longevity and exquisite fragrant blooms
U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000):

Magnolia, AR -- U.S. city in Arkansas Population (2000): 10858 Housing Units (2000): 4821 Land area (2000): 9.317944 sq. miles (24.133363 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.007805 sq. miles (0.020214 sq. km) Total area (2000): 9.325749 sq. miles (24.153577 sq. km) FIPS code: 43460 Located within: Arkansas (AR), FIPS 05 Location: 33.274052 N, 93.233477 W ZIP Codes (1990): 71753 Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs. Headwords: Magnolia, AR Magnolia
U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000):

Magnolia, NJ -- U.S. borough in New Jersey Population (2000): 4409 Housing Units (2000): 1836 Land area (2000): 0.970438 sq. miles (2.513424 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.970438 sq. miles (2.513424 sq. km) FIPS code: 42630 Located within: New Jersey (NJ), FIPS 34 Location: 39.854880 N, 75.035546 W ZIP Codes (1990): 08049 Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs. Headwords: Magnolia, NJ Magnolia
U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000):

Magnolia, DE -- U.S. town in Delaware Population (2000): 226 Housing Units (2000): 96 Land area (2000): 0.191739 sq. miles (0.496603 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.191739 sq. miles (0.496603 sq. km) FIPS code: 44430 Located within: Delaware (DE), FIPS 10 Location: 39.069878 N, 75.476359 W ZIP Codes (1990): 19962 Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs. Headwords: Magnolia, DE Magnolia
U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000):

Magnolia, NC -- U.S. town in North Carolina Population (2000): 932 Housing Units (2000): 384 Land area (2000): 1.035532 sq. miles (2.682016 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.035532 sq. miles (2.682016 sq. km) FIPS code: 40640 Located within: North Carolina (NC), FIPS 37 Location: 34.895620 N, 78.055008 W ZIP Codes (1990): 28453 Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs. Headwords: Magnolia, NC Magnolia
U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000):

Magnolia, OH -- U.S. village in Ohio Population (2000): 931 Housing Units (2000): 398 Land area (2000): 0.889633 sq. miles (2.304140 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.889633 sq. miles (2.304140 sq. km) FIPS code: 46844 Located within: Ohio (OH), FIPS 39 Location: 40.652546 N, 81.296119 W ZIP Codes (1990): 44643 Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs. Headwords: Magnolia, OH Magnolia
U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000):

Magnolia, IL -- U.S. village in Illinois Population (2000): 279 Housing Units (2000): 109 Land area (2000): 0.297789 sq. miles (0.771270 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.297789 sq. miles (0.771270 sq. km) FIPS code: 46110 Located within: Illinois (IL), FIPS 17 Location: 41.112719 N, 89.195274 W ZIP Codes (1990): 61336 Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs. Headwords: Magnolia, IL Magnolia
U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000):

Magnolia, IA -- U.S. city in Iowa Population (2000): 200 Housing Units (2000): 96 Land area (2000): 0.582670 sq. miles (1.509108 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.582670 sq. miles (1.509108 sq. km) FIPS code: 48495 Located within: Iowa (IA), FIPS 19 Location: 41.694404 N, 95.873516 W ZIP Codes (1990): 51550 Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs. Headwords: Magnolia, IA Magnolia
U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000):

Magnolia, TX -- U.S. city in Texas Population (2000): 1111 Housing Units (2000): 460 Land area (2000): 2.103010 sq. miles (5.446771 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 2.103010 sq. miles (5.446771 sq. km) FIPS code: 46056 Located within: Texas (TX), FIPS 48 Location: 30.210476 N, 95.750631 W ZIP Codes (1990): 77355 Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs. Headwords: Magnolia, TX Magnolia
U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000):

Magnolia, MN -- U.S. city in Minnesota Population (2000): 221 Housing Units (2000): 87 Land area (2000): 1.025060 sq. miles (2.654892 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.025060 sq. miles (2.654892 sq. km) FIPS code: 39338 Located within: Minnesota (MN), FIPS 27 Location: 43.644848 N, 96.077090 W ZIP Codes (1990): 56158 Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs. Headwords: Magnolia, MN Magnolia
U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000):

Magnolia, MS -- U.S. city in Mississippi Population (2000): 2071 Housing Units (2000): 898 Land area (2000): 3.238360 sq. miles (8.387314 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.050941 sq. miles (0.131936 sq. km) Total area (2000): 3.289301 sq. miles (8.519250 sq. km) FIPS code: 44680 Located within: Mississippi (MS), FIPS 28 Location: 31.149272 N, 90.461332 W ZIP Codes (1990): 39652 Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs. Headwords: Magnolia, MS Magnolia