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Definition 1: (Greek mythology) a nymph who was transformed into a laurel tree to escape the amorous Apollo - [noun denoting person]

(daphne is a kind of ...) (classical mythology) a minor nature goddess usually depicted as a beautiful maiden

"the ancient Greeks believed that nymphs inhabited forests and bodies of water"

(daphne belongs to category ...) the mythology of the ancient Greeks

Definition 2: any of several ornamental shrubs with shiny mostly evergreen leaves and clusters of small bell-shaped flowers - [noun denoting plant]

(daphne is a kind of ...) a low woody perennial plant usually having several major stems

(... is a kind of daphne ) widely cultivated low evergreen shrub with dense clusters of fragrant pink to deep rose flowers

(... is a kind of daphne ) bushy Eurasian shrub with glossy leathery oblong leaves and yellow-green flowers

(... is a kind of daphne ) small European deciduous shrub with fragrant lilac-colored flowers followed by red berries on highly toxic twigs

(... is a member of daphne) usually evergreen Eurasian shrubs

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