Linnaea borealisLin*n[ae]"a bo`re*a"lis\ (l[i^]n*n[=e]"[.a] b[=o]`r[-e]*[=a]"l[i^]s). [NL. Linnaeus Linn[ae]an + L. borealis northern.] (Bot.) The twin flower which grows in cold northern climates.
|creeping evergreen subshrub of the northern parts of Europe and Asia with delicate fragrant tubular bell-shaped usually pink flowers borne in pairs [syn: twinflower]|
|a fool or simpleton; ninny.|
|a scrap or morsel of food left at a meal.|