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Dicentra, genus Dicentra(noun)
North American and Asian herbs with divided leaves and irregular flowers
a genus of herbaceous plants, with racemes of two-spurred or heart-shaped flowers, including the Dutchman's breeches, and the more showy Bleeding heart (D. spectabilis)
Origin: [NL., fr. Gr. di- = di`s- twice + ke`ntron spur.]
Dicentra is a genus of 8 species of perennial herbaceous plants in the family Fumariaceae, native to eastern Asia and North America.
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