wampee

Wampee

Wam*pee"\, n. (Bot.) (a) A tree (Cookia punctata) of the Orange family, growing in China and the East Indies; also, its fruit, which is about the size of a large grape, and has a hard rind and a peculiar flavor. (b) The pickerel weed. [Southern U. S.]
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wampee

noun
American plant having spikes of blue flowers and growing in shallow water of streams and ponds [syn: pickerelweed
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