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2012-06-14 07:30:02

Symbol: YUFI Group: Monocot Family: Agavaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Subshrub Shrub Forb/herb Native Status: L48    N Synonyms:   YUCO3 Yucca concava Haw.   YUFIC Yucca filamentosa L. var. concava (Haw.) Baker Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:AL, AR, CT, DE, FL, GA, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MA, MI, MO, MS, NC, NJ, NY, PA, RI, SC, TN, VA, WI, WV Classification:       Kingdom  ...

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2012-06-15 08:11:49

Symbol: FODI3 Group: Dicot Family: Fouquieriaceae Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants Class   Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons Subclass   Asteridae Order   Solanales Family   Fouquieriaceae – Ocotillo family Genus   Fouquieria...

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2012-06-18 11:10:20

Symbol: APHY Group: Monocot Family: Orchidaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Forb/herb Native Status: L48    N CAN    N Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:AL, AR, CT, DC, DE, GA, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, MA, MI, MN, MO, MS, NC, NJ, NY, OH, PA, TN, VA, VT, WI, WV Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants...

2012-06-18 11:10:22

Symbol: APLEC Group: Monocot Family: Orchidaceae Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:AL, AR, CT, DC, DE, GA, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, MA, MI, MN, MO, MS, NC, NJ, NY, OH, PA, TN, VA, VT, WI, WV Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants...

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Word of the Day
sough
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'
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