- [Bot] A genus of plants of the Ranunculus or Crowfoot family; windflower. Some of the species are cultivated in gardens.
- [Zoöl] The sea anemone. See Actinia, and Sea anemone.
Note: ☞ This word is sometimes pronounced ăn`ē*mō"n�, especially by classical scholars.
Etymology: L. anemone, Gr. �, fr. � wind