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(Columbina) Stock character of the Italian commedia dell’arte, a lady’s maid, sometimes portrayed as the daughter of Pantalone, beloved of Harlequin, often pursued by Pierrot.
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c. 1300, from Old French columbine "columbine," or directly from Medieval Latin columbina, from Late Latin columbina "verbena," fem. of Latin columbinus, literally "dove-like, [..]
Source: etymonline.com

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(n) a plant of the genus Aquilegia having irregular showy spurred flowers; north temperate regions especially mountains
Source: beedictionary.com

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A Plant genus of the Family Ranunculaceae that contains aquiledine, isoaquiledine and cycloartane-type Glycosides.
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

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adj. "dove-like," s.v. columbine a. and sb. OED. KEY: columbine@adj
Source: sites.fas.harvard.edu

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adj 1 columbyn 1
Source: sites.fas.harvard.edu

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