Alabastrum Al`a*bas"trum, n.; pl. {Alabastra}. [NL.] (Bot.) A flower bud. --Gray. [1913 Webster]

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  • Alabastra — Alabastrum Al a*bas trum, n.; pl. {Alabastra}. [NL.] (Bot.) A flower bud. Gray. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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