Xeranthemum anuum
Everlasting Ev`er*last"ing, n. 1. Eternal duration, past or future; eternity. [1913 Webster]

From everlasting to everlasting, thou art God. --Ps. xc. 2. [1913 Webster]

2. (With the definite article) The Eternal Being; God. [1913 Webster]

3. (Bot.) A plant whose flowers may be dried without losing their form or color, as, the pearly everlasting ({Anaphalis margaritacea}), the {immortelle} ({Xeranthemum anuum}) of the French, the cudweeds, etc. [1913 Webster]

4. A cloth fabric for shoes, etc. See {Lasting}. [1913 Webster]


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  • Anaphalis margaritacea — Everlasting Ev er*last ing, n. 1. Eternal duration, past or future; eternity. [1913 Webster] From everlasting to everlasting, thou art God. Ps. xc. 2. [1913 Webster] 2. (With the definite article) The Eternal Being; God. [1913 Webster] 3. (Bot.)… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Everlasting — Ev er*last ing, n. 1. Eternal duration, past or future; eternity. [1913 Webster] From everlasting to everlasting, thou art God. Ps. xc. 2. [1913 Webster] 2. (With the definite article) The Eternal Being; God. [1913 Webster] 3. (Bot.) A plant… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • immortelle — Everlasting Ev er*last ing, n. 1. Eternal duration, past or future; eternity. [1913 Webster] From everlasting to everlasting, thou art God. Ps. xc. 2. [1913 Webster] 2. (With the definite article) The Eternal Being; God. [1913 Webster] 3. (Bot.)… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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