1. [syn: silene, campion, catchfly]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Campion \Cam"pi*on\, n. [Prob. fr. L. campus field.] (Bot.)
A plant of the Pink family (Cucubalus bacciferus), bearing
berries regarded as poisonous.
Bladder campion, a plant of the Pink family (Cucubalus
Behen or Silene inflata), having a much inflated calyx.
Rose campion, a garden plant (Lychnis coronaria) with
handsome crimson flowers.
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
n 1: any plant of the genus Silene [syn: silene, campion,
U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000):
Campion, CO -- U.S. Census Designated Place in Colorado
Population (2000): 1832
Housing Units (2000): 653
Land area (2000): 3.773716 sq. miles (9.773880 sq. km)
Water area (2000): 0.022472 sq. miles (0.058203 sq. km)
Total area (2000): 3.796188 sq. miles (9.832083 sq. km)
FIPS code: 11590
Located within: Colorado (CO), FIPS 08
Location: 40.348257 N, 105.089095 W
ZIP Codes (1990):
Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs.