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

  Snowdrop \Snow"drop`\, n. (Bot.)
     A bulbous plant ({Galanthus nivalis) bearing white flowers,
     which often appear while the snow is on the ground. It is
     cultivated in gardens for its beauty.
     [1913 Webster]
  
     Snowdrop tree. See Silver-bell tree, under Silver, a.
        [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  snowdrop
      n 1: common anemone of eastern North America with solitary pink-
           tinged white flowers [syn: wood anemone, snowdrop,
           Anemone quinquefolia]

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