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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Antirrhinum, genus Antirrhinum(noun)

    a genus of herbs of the family Scrophulariaceae with brightly colored irregular flowers


  1. antirrhinum(Noun)

    Any plant of the genus Antirrhinum of snapdragons.

  2. Origin: From the genus name.


  1. Antirrhinum

    Antirrhinum is a genus of plants commonly known as snapdragons or dragon flowers, from the flowers' fancied resemblance to the face of a dragon that opens and closes its mouth when laterally squeezed. They are native to rocky areas of Europe, the United States, and North Africa.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Antirrhinum

    an-tir-rī′num, n. the genus of plants to which Snapdragon belongs. [Neo-Latin, from Gr. anti, opposite, and ris, rinos, nose; from its resemblance to a beast's mouth.]

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Antirrhinum

    A plant genus of the family SCROPHULARIACEAE. Members contain DEFICIENS PROTEIN.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of antirrhinum in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of antirrhinum in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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