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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 anem·o·ne /əˈnɛməni/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 anem·o·ne /əˈnɛmənɪ/ 名詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 A·nem·o·ne n.
 1. Bot. A genus of plants of the Ranunculus or Crowfoot family; windflower. Some of the species are cultivated in gardens.
 2. Zool. The sea anemone. See Actinia, and Sea anemone.
 Note:This word is sometimes pronounced especially by classical scholars.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: any woodland plant of the genus Anemone grown for its
           beautiful flowers and whorls of dissected leaves [syn: windflower]
      2: marine polyps that resemble flowers but have oral rings of
         tentacles; differ from corals in forming no hard skeleton
         [syn: sea anemone]