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

  Pipsissewa \Pip*sis"se*wa\, n. [From American Indian.] (Bot.)
     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.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  pipsissewa
      n 1: any of several plants of the genus Chimaphila [syn:
           pipsissewa, prince's pine]

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