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(Plants) any plant of the Eurasian alpine genus Leontopodium, esp L. alpinum. See edelweiss
[New Latin, from Greek leōn lion + podion, diminutive of pous foot (from the shape of the flowers)]
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asterid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous herbs and some trees and shrubs
aster family, Asteraceae, Compositae, family Asteraceae, family Compositae - plants with heads composed of many florets: aster; daisy; dandelion; goldenrod; marigold; lettuces; ragweed; sunflower; thistle; zinnia
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