Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio.
- a single, feathery crystal of snow
- snow bunting
- any of a genus (Leucojum) of European bulbous plants of the lily family with drooping white flowers
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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
- A single flake or crystal of snow.
- Any of several bulbous European herbs of the genus Leucojum, having white or whitish flowers and fleshy fruit.
- See snow bunting.