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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. any plant or flower of the genus Oxalis;
[syn: oxalis, sorrel, wood sorrel]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Oxalis \Ox"a*lis\, n. [L., a kind of sorrel, Gr. 'oxali`s, fr. 'oxy`s sharp, pungent, acid.] (Bot.) A genus of plants, mostly herbs, with acid-tasting trifoliolate or multifoliolate leaves; -- called also wood sorrel. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

oxalis n 1: any plant or flower of the genus Oxalis [syn: oxalis, sorrel, wood sorrel]