chimaphila definition

  • noun:
    • A genus of reduced, operating perennial flowers, associated with the natural order Ericaceœ, with shining leaves on a quick stem, and a raceme of fragrant flowers.
    • tiny genus of evergreen herbs with long creeping rootstocks and shining leaves; North America; European countries; eastern Asia

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