1. [ noun ] (botany) plant of the genus Linum that is cultivated for its seeds and for the fibers of its stem
Related terms: herb genus_linum
2. [ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 18711
3. [ noun ] fiber of the flax plant that is made into thread and woven into linen fabric
Related terms: plant_fiber linen
Similar spelling:   flux