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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. type genus of the Solanaceae: nightshade; potato; eggplant; bittersweet;
[syn: Solanum, genus Solanum]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Solanum \So*la"num\, prop. n. [L., nightshade.] (Bot.) A genus of plants comprehending the potato (Solanum tuberosum), the eggplant (Solanum melongena, and several hundred other species; nightshade. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

Solanum n 1: type genus of the Solanaceae: nightshade; potato; eggplant; bittersweet [syn: Solanum, genus Solanum]