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

 sun·dew /ˈsʌn(ˌ)du, (ˌ)dju/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Sun·dew n. Bot. Any plant of the genus Drosera, low bog plants whose leaves are beset with pediceled glands which secrete a viscid fluid that glitters like dewdrops and attracts and detains insects. After an insect is caught, the glands curve inward like tentacles and the leaf digests it. Called also lustwort.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n : any of various bog plants of the genus Drosera having leaves
          covered with sticky hairs that trap and digest insects;
          cosmopolitan in distribution [syn: sundew plant, daily