Definitions of calamus
n. - The indian cane, a plant of the Palm family. It furnishes the common rattan. See Rattan, and Dragon's blood. 2
n. - A species of Acorus (A. calamus), commonly called calamus, or sweet flag. The root has a pungent, aromatic taste, and is used in medicine as a stomachic; the leaves have an aromatic odor, and were formerly used instead of rushes to strew on floors. 2
n. - The horny basal portion of a feather; the barrel or quill. 2
The word "calamus" uses 7 letters: A A C L M S U.
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aa aal aals aas al ala alas alma almas alms als alum alums am ama amas amu amus as calm calms cam camas cams casa casual caul cauls causal clam clams culm culms cum la lac lacs lam lama lamas lams las lum lums ma mac macs macula mas maul mauls mu mus musca sac sal sau saul scam scum slam slum sum sumac ulama ulamas um us
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