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 for Melissa
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Melissa \Me*lis"sa\, n. [NL., fr. Gr. me`lissa a bee, honey.]
     (Bot.)
     A genus of labiate herbs, including the balm, or bee balm
     ({Melissa officinalis).
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  Melissa
      n 1: a genus of Old World mints of the family Labiatae [syn:
           Melissa, genus Melissa]

From U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000) :

  Melissa, TX -- U.S. city in Texas
     Population (2000):    1350
     Housing Units (2000): 501
     Land area (2000):     4.585624 sq. miles (11.876710 sq. km)
     Water area (2000):    0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km)
     Total area (2000):    4.585624 sq. miles (11.876710 sq. km)
     FIPS code:            47496
     Located within:       Texas (TX), FIPS 48
     Location:             33.283534 N, 96.571851 W
     ZIP Codes (1990):     75454
     Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs.
     Headwords:
      Melissa, TX
      Melissa
  

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