a plant, Aralia californica, of the ginseng family, native to the west coast of North America, having umbels of greenish or whitish flowers and berrylike fruit, grown as an ornamental.
[el ker-ahk, ke-rahk] /ɛl ˈkɛr ɑk, kɛˈrɑk/ noun 1. .
noun 1. . noun 1. Also called elk grass. a tall, western North American plant, Xerophyllum tenax, of the lily family, having narrow leaves and a dense, broad cluster of tiny white flowers. 2. any of several other plants having linear, grasslike leaves, as those of the genera Nolina and Dasylirion.
noun 1. a town in NE Illinois.
[elk-hahrt, el-kahrt] /ˈɛlk hɑrt, ˈɛl kɑrt/ noun 1. a city in N Indiana.