Peristerion
Peristerion Per`is*te"ri*on, n. [NL., fr. Gr. ? a dovecote, a kind of verbena, fr. ? a dove, pigeon; cf. L. peristereon.] (Bot.) The herb vervain ({Verbena officinalis}). [1913 Webster]

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