a stout North American plant, Melanthium virginicum, of the lily family, having grasslike leaves and an open cluster of small greenish flowers.
any other plant of the same genus.
Ginseng and Other Medicinal Plants A. R. (Arthur Robert) Harding
any of various grasses in different regions of North America, growing in distinct clumps. Historical Examples Hidden Gold Wilder Anthony Two Years in Oregon Wallis Nash Bat Wing Bowles Dane Coolidge Inca Land Hiram Bingham Adventures in Alaska Samuel Hall Young Life at Puget Sound: With Sketches of Travel in Washington Territory, British Columbia, Oregon […]
a light consisting of a group of small light bulbs mounted in a reflecting box.
bunch of fives