Twinleaf
Twinleaf \Twin"leaf`\, n. (Bot.) See {Jeffersonia}. [1913 Webster]

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  • twinleaf — twin·leaf (twĭnʹlēf ) n. pl. twin·leaves ( lēvz ) An eastern North American woodland plant (Jeffersonia diphylla) having basal leaves deeply cleft into two kidney shaped lobes and a solitary white flower borne on a long scape. * * * …   Universalium

  • twinleaf — ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun : an American perennial herb (Jeffersonia diphylla) with leaves of two leaflets and simple naked one flowered scapes …   Useful english dictionary

  • Twinleaf onion — Taxobox name = Twinleaf Onion image width = 200px regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Liliopsida ordo = Asparagales familia = Alliaceae genus = Allium species = A. anceps binomial = Allium anceps binomial authority = Kellogg Allium …   Wikipedia

  • Jeffersonia — Twinleaf redirects here. For the town in Pokemon Diamond and Pearl, see Twinleaf Town.Taxobox name = Jeffersonia image width = 240px image caption = Jeffersonia diphylla from Britton Brown 1913 regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis =… …   Wikipedia

  • Jeffersonia diphylla — ID 43643 Symbol Key JEDI Common Name twinleaf Family Berberidaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AL, DC, GA, IA, IL, IN, KY, MD, MI, MN, NC, NJ, NY, OH, PA, TN, VA, WI, WV… …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Inflammatory rheumatism — Rheumatism Rheu ma*tism, n. [L. rheumatismus rheum, Gr. ????, fr.??? to have or suffer from a flux, fr. ??? rheum: cf. F. rheumatisme. See {2d Rheum}.] (Med.) A general disease characterized by painful, often multiple, local inflammations,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Jeffersonia — Jef fer*so ni*a, n. [NL. Named after Thomas Jefferson.] (Bot.) An American herb with a pretty, white, solitary blossom, and deeply two cleft leaves ({Jeffersonia diphylla}); twinleaf. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Jeffersonia diphylla — Jeffersonia Jef fer*so ni*a, n. [NL. Named after Thomas Jefferson.] (Bot.) An American herb with a pretty, white, solitary blossom, and deeply two cleft leaves ({Jeffersonia diphylla}); twinleaf. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Rheumatism — Rheu ma*tism, n. [L. rheumatismus rheum, Gr. ????, fr.??? to have or suffer from a flux, fr. ??? rheum: cf. F. rheumatisme. See {2d Rheum}.] (Med.) A general disease characterized by painful, often multiple, local inflammations, usually affecting …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Rheumatism root — Rheumatism Rheu ma*tism, n. [L. rheumatismus rheum, Gr. ????, fr.??? to have or suffer from a flux, fr. ??? rheum: cf. F. rheumatisme. See {2d Rheum}.] (Med.) A general disease characterized by painful, often multiple, local inflammations,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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