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pɪpˈsɪs ə wə, -ˌwɔpip·sis·se·wa

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. pipsissewa, prince's pinenoun

    any of several plants of the genus Chimaphila


  1. pipsissewanoun

    Any of several evergreen plants, of the genus Chimaphila, that have pale pink leaves; the prince's pine


  1. pipsissewa

    Pipsissewa is a type of small, evergreen plant commonly found in North America and parts of Asia. Known scientifically as Chimaphila, the plant is characterized by its leaves that persist for more than a year and its pink or white, nodding, waxy flowers. It is traditionally used in various indigenous medicine practices due to its diuretic and tonic properties.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Pipsissewanoun

    a low evergreen plant (Chimaphila umbellata), with narrow, wedge-lanceolate leaves, and an umbel of pretty nodding fragrant blossoms. It has been used in nephritic diseases. Called also prince's pine

  2. Etymology: [From American Indian.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of pipsissewa in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of pipsissewa in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1


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