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Any of several anemones, especially Anemone quinquefolia of eastern North America or A. nemorosa of Eurasia, having deeply divided leaves and a showy, solitary, often white flower.
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(Plants) any of several woodland anemone plants, esp Anemone quinquefolia of E North America and A. nemorosa of Europe, having finely divided leaves and solitary white flowers. Also called: windflower
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any of several anemones, esp. Anemone nemorosa, of the Old World, or A. quinquefolia, of the U.S.
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|Noun||1.||wood anemone - common anemone of eastern North America with solitary pink-tinged white flowers|
|2.||wood anemone - European anemone with solitary white flowers common in deciduous woodlands|
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