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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Pulsatilla, genus Pulsatillanoun

    includes a group of plants that in some classifications are included in the genus Anemone: pasqueflowers

Wiktionary

  1. pulsatillanoun

    Any of several plants, of the former genus Pulsatilla, including the pasque flower, some of which are used as medicinal herbs

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  1. pulsatilla

    Pulsatilla is a genus of flowering plants in the family Ranunculaceae, commonly known as pasque flowers or wind flowers. These plants are native to North America, Europe, and Asia, known for their bell-shaped flowers that range from white and pink to purple in color. They are often used in gardens for their ornamental value and in homeopathic medicine.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Pulsatillanoun

    a genus of ranunculaceous herbs including the pasque flower. This genus is now merged in Anemone. Some species, as Anemone Pulsatilla, Anemone pratensis, and Anemone patens, are used medicinally

  2. Etymology: [NL.]

Wikidata

  1. Pulsatilla

    The genus Pulsatilla contains about 33 species of herbaceous perennials native to meadows and prairies of North America, Europe, and Asia. Common names include pasque flower, wind flower, prairie crocus, Easter Flower, and meadow anemone. Several species are valued ornamentals because of their finely-dissected leaves, solitary bell-shaped flowers, and plumed seed heads. The showy part of the flower consists of sepals, not petals. The genus Pulsatilla is sometimes considered a subgenus under the genus Anemone. The flower blooms early in spring, which leads to the common name Pasque flower, since Pasque refers to Easter. Pulsatilla patens is the provincial flower of Manitoba, Canada and is the state flower of South Dakota, United States. Pulsatilla vulgaris is the County flower for both Hertfordshire and Cambridgeshire in England. Pulsatilla vernalis is the county flower of Oppland, Norway.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Pulsatilla

    pul-sa-til′a, n. the pasque-flower, Anemone pulsatilla.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Pulsatilla

    A plant genus of the family RANUNCULACEAE. Members contain cernuosides and other oleanane and hederagenin saponins.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Pulsatilla in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Pulsatilla in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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