2 definitions found

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Gnaphalium \Gna*pha"li*um\, noun [Nl., from Gr. ? wool of the teasel.] (Bot.) A genus of composite plants with white or colored dry and persistent involucres; a kind of everlasting.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:



1: large widely distributed genus of coarse hairy herbs with whitish involucres [syn: {Gnaphalium}, {genus Gnaphalium}]

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