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Definitions and Synonyms of xerophyllum | Another word for xerophyllum | What is xerophyllum?

Definition 1: small genus of North American herbs having grasslike basal leaves: squaw grass; sometimes placed in family Melanthiaceae - [noun denoting plant]

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(xerophyllum is a kind of ...) genus of monocotyledonous plants comprising mostly herbs having usually petaloid sepals and petals and compound pistils

(xerophyllum is a member of ...) plant of western North America having woody rhizomes and tufts of stiff grasslike basal leaves and spikes of creamy white flowers

(... is a member of xerophyllum) includes species sometimes divided among the following families: Alliaceae; Aloeaceae; Alstroemeriaceae; Aphyllanthaceae; Asparagaceae; Asphodelaceae; Colchicaceae; Convallariaceae; Hemerocallidaceae; Hostaceae; Hyacinthaceae; Melanthiaceae; Ruscaceae; Smilacaceae; Tecophilaeacea; Xanthorrhoeaceae

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