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

  Kalmia \Kal"mi*a\, n. [NL. Named in honor of Peter Kalm, a
     Swedish botanist.] (Bot.)
     A genus of North American shrubs with poisonous evergreen
     foliage and corymbs of showy flowers. Called also mountain
     laurel, ivy bush, lamb kill, calico bush, etc.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  kalmia
      n 1: any plant of the genus Kalmia

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