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[Greek, feminine of droseros, dewy, from drosos, dew.]
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an insectivorous plant of the genus Drosera
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|Noun||1.||Drosera - the type genus of Droseraceae including many low bog-inhabiting insectivorous plants|
dicot genus, magnoliopsid genus - genus of flowering plants having two cotyledons (embryonic leaves) in the seed which usually appear at germination
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