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any plant of the annual or perennial Eurasian genus Iberis, 12 to 25 cm (6–12 in.) in height, with white or purple flowers. I. amara and I. umbellata are the garden candytuft Family Brassicaceae (crucifers)


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  • Ibero-

    /ˈaɪbərəʊ/ combining form 1. indicating Iberia or Iberian: Ibero-Caucasian

  • Ibero-Maurusian

    [ahy-beer-oh-maw-roo-zee-uh n, -zhuh n] /aɪˈbɪər oʊ mɔˈru zi ən, -ʒən/ adjective 1. of or relating to an Epipaleolithic culture of northwestern Africa that preceded the Capsian culture and was once erroneously thought to have originated in southwestern Europe; characterized by the use of backed bladelets, occupation of the maritime plain, and the hunting of the […]

  • Ibert

    [ee-ber] /iˈbɛr/ noun 1. Jacques François Antoine [zhahk frahn-swa ahn-twan] /ʒɑk frɑ̃ˈswa ɑ̃ˈtwan/ (Show IPA), 1890–1962, French composer. /French ibɛr/ noun 1. Jacques (François Antoine) (ʒak). 1890–1962, French composer; his works include the humorous orchestral Divertissement (1930)

  • Iberville

    [dee-ber-veel] /di bɛrˈvil/ noun 1. Pierre le Moyne [pyer luh mwan] /pyɛr lə ˈmwan/ (Show IPA), Sieur, 1661–1706, French naval officer, born in Canada: founder of the first French settlement in Louisiana, 1699. /French ibɛrvil/ noun 1. Pierre le Moyne (pjɛr lə mwan), Sieur d’. 1661–1706, French-Canadian explorer, who founded (1700) the first French colony […]

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