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1) heath, in botany. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Plants of the heath family form the characteristic vegetation of many regions with acid soils, particularly the moors, swamps, and mountain slopes of temperate regions...

2) Heath, Sir Edward Richard George. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Sir Edward Richard George, 1916-, British statesman. He was educated at Oxford. Elected to Parliament as a Conservative in 1950, he held several posts in the party...

3) heath, tract of open land. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...heath, tract of open land, tract of open land characterized by a few scattered trees, abundant moss cover, and numerous low shrubs, principally of the heath family...

4) heather. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...heather, see heath, in botany....

5) French brier. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...French brier, see heath....

6) madrono. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Arbutus menziesii) of the family Ericaceae (heath family), native to the Pacific coast of North America and Mexico. It has glossy evergreen leaves, white flowers,...

7) mountain laurel. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Kalmia latifolia) of the family Ericaceae (heath family), closely related to the rhododendron and native to E North America. The state flower of Connecticut and Pennsylvania,...

8) wintergreen. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Gaultheria procumbens) of the family Ericaceae (heath family), native to sandy and acid woods (usually of evergreens) of E North America and frequently cultivated....

9) huckleberry. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Ericaceae (heath family), native to North and South America. The box huckleberry (G. brachycera) of E North America is evergreen and is often cultivated. The common...

10) blueberry. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Ericaceae (heath family), usually found on acid soil. They are often confused with the related huckleberry. Blueberries were a favorite food of the Native Americans,...

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