noun. ['ænˈdrɑːmədə'] broad-leaved evergreen Asiatic shrub with glossy leaves and drooping clusters of white flowers.
- genus Pieris
- lily-of-the-valley tree
- Pieris japonica
- Japanese andromeda
Words that Rhyme with Andromeda
Example sentences of the word andromeda
1. Noun, singular or mass
Although it is sometimes called swamp rosemary, because of its scent, andromeda is a poisonous plant.
Quotes containing the word andromeda
1. The Princess Andromeda?""Went ka-boom.
- Rick Riordan, The Last Olympian
2. It's a lazy Saturday afternoon, there's a couple lying naked in bed reading Encyclopediea Brittannica to each other, and arguing about whether the Andromeda Galaxy is more 'numinous' than the Ressurection. Do they know how to have a good time, or don't they?
- Carl Sagan
noun. ['ænˈdrɑːmədə'] any of several shrubs of the genus Andromeda having leathery leaves and clusters of small flowers.
- marsh andromeda
- Andromeda polifolia
- Andromeda glaucophylla
- common bog rosemary
- genus Andromeda