Also found in: Thesaurus, Wikipedia.
Switch to new thesaurus
|Noun||1.||Swertia - genus of herbs of mountains of North America and Eurasia and Africa|
dicot genus, magnoliopsid genus - genus of flowering plants having two cotyledons (embryonic leaves) in the seed which usually appear at germination
family Gentianaceae, gentian family, Gentianaceae - chiefly herbaceous plants with showy flowers; some are cultivated as ornamentals