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a perennial plant (Diphylleia cymosa) of the barberry family, native to the S Appalachians and having one or two lobed, peltate leaves and a cyme of white flowers
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nounThe 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 perennial herb (Diphylleia cymosa) of the southeast United States, having a broad, peltate basal leaf, a terminal cluster of white flowers, and small blue berries.