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(Plants) any plant of the Queensland hemp genus Sida
[Greek: sidē a plant name]
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|Noun||1.||Sida - large genus of tropical subshrubs or herbs some of which yield fibers of mucilaginous substances|
dilleniid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous trees and shrubs and herbs
Sida hermaphrodita, Virginia mallow - tall handsome perennial herb of southeastern United States having maplelike leaves and white flowers
jellyleaf, Queensland hemp, Sida rhombifolia - herb widely distributed in tropics and subtropics used for forage and medicinally as a demulcent and having a fine soft bast stronger than jute; sometimes an aggressive weed
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