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lace-flower_vine

  • noun low-growing creeping perennial of Central America having deeply fringed white flowers; sometimes placed in genus Episcia
    Alsobia dianthiflora; Episcia dianthiflora.

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gerbera_jamesonii

  • noun widely cultivated South African perennial having flower heads with orange to flame-colored rays
    Barberton daisy; Transvaal daisy.

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anemone_quinquefolia

  • noun common anemone of eastern North America with solitary pink-tinged white flowers
    snowdrop; wood anemone.

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roman_coriander

  • noun herb of the Mediterranean region having pungent seeds used like those of caraway
    nutmeg flower; black caraway; Nigella sativa.

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indian_crocus

  • noun any of several dwarf orchids of the genus Pleione bearing one or two solitary white or pink to magenta or occasionally yellow flowers with slender stalks

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rein_orchid

  • noun any of several American wildflowers with a kidney-shaped lip
    rein orchis.

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gentianella_amarella

  • noun gentian of Europe and China having creamy white flowers with fringed corollas
    felwort.

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swan-flower

  • noun any of several orchids of the genus Cycnoches having slender arching columns of flowers suggesting the neck of a swan
    swanflower; swan-neck; swan orchid; swanneck.

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four

  • noun the cardinal number that is the sum of three and one
    tetrad; quaternity; quadruplet; foursome; Little Joe; IV; quaternion; quatern; quaternary; quartet; 4.
  • noun a playing card or domino or die whose upward face shows four pips
    four-spot.

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disa

  • noun any orchid of the genus Disa; beautiful orchids with dark green leaves and usually hooded flowers; much prized as emblematic flowers in their native regions
  • noun a combat support agency in the Department of Defense responsible for developing and operating and supporting information systems to serve the needs of the President and the Secretary of Defense and the Joint Chiefs of Staff
    Defense Information Systems Agency.

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merry_bells

  • noun any of various plants of the genus Uvularia having yellowish drooping bell-shaped flowers
    bellwort; wild oats.

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dactylorhiza_fuchsii

  • noun European orchid having lanceolate leaves spotted purple and pink to white or mauve flowers spotted or lined deep red or purple
    common spotted orchid; Dactylorhiza maculata fuchsii.

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ice

  • noun water frozen in the solid state
    water ice.
    • Americans like ice in their drinks
  • noun the frozen part of a body of water

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linaria_canadensis

  • noun North American plant having racemes of blue-violet flowers
    old-field toadflax; blue toadflax.

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stylophorum_diphyllum

  • noun perennial herb native to woodland of the eastern United States having yellow flowers
    celandine poppy; wood poppy.

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moon

  • noun the natural satellite of the Earth
    • the average distance to the Moon is 384,400 kilometers
    • men first stepped on the moon in 1969
  • noun any object resembling a moon
    • he made a moon lamp that he used as a night light
    • the clock had a moon that showed various phases

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willow_aster

  • noun a variety of aster

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lace

  • noun a cord that is drawn through eyelets or around hooks in order to draw together two edges (as of a shoe or garment)
    lacing.
  • noun a delicate decorative fabric woven in an open web of symmetrical patterns

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chrysanthemum_coronarium

  • noun shrubby annual of the Mediterranean region with yellowish-white flowers
    crown daisy.

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erysimum_asperum

  • noun biennial or short-lived perennial prairie rocket having orange-yellow flowers; western North America to Minnesota and Kansas; sometimes placed in genus Cheiranthus
    Erysimum arkansanum; Cheiranthus asperus; western wall flower.

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french_marigold

  • noun strong-scented bushy annual with orange or yellow flower heads marked with red; Mexico and Guatemala
    Tagetes patula.

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system

  • noun instrumentality that combines interrelated interacting artifacts designed to work as a coherent entity
    • he bought a new stereo system
    • the system consists of a motor and a small computer
  • noun a group of independent but interrelated elements comprising a unified whole
    scheme.
    • a vast system of production and distribution and consumption keep the country going

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mirabilis_multiflora

  • noun wildflower having vibrant deep pink tubular evening-blooming flowers; found in sandy and desert areas from southern California to southern Colorado and into Mexico
    Colorado four o'clock; maravilla; desert four o'clock.

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blowfly

  • noun large usually hairy metallic blue or green fly; lays eggs in carrion or dung or wounds
    blow fly.

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lychnis

  • noun mostly perennial herbs with sticky stems that catch insects; widespread in north temperate zone
    catchfly.

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weed

  • noun any plant that crowds out cultivated plants
  • noun a black band worn by a man (on the arm or hat) as a sign of mourning
    mourning band.

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show

  • noun the act of publicly exhibiting or entertaining
    • a remarkable show of skill
  • noun something intended to communicate a particular impression
    display.
    • made a display of strength
    • a show of impatience
    • a good show of looking interested

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anemone_cylindrica

  • noun a common North American anemone with cylindrical fruit clusters resembling thimbles
    thimbleweed.

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eschscholtzia_californica

  • noun of Pacific coast of North America; widely cultivated for its yellow to red flowers
    California poppy.

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flowered

  • adjective satellite resembling or made of or suggestive of flowers
    floral.
    • an unusual floral design
  • verb produce or yield flowers
    blossom; flower; bloom.
    • The cherry tree bloomed

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gentiana_calycosa

  • noun tufted sometimes sprawling perennial with blue flowers spotted with green; western North America
    explorer's gentian.

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tithonia

  • noun any plant of the genus Tithonia; tall coarse herbs or shrubs of Mexico to Panama having large flower heads resembling sunflowers with yellow disc florets and golden-yellow to orange-scarlet rays
    Mexican sunflower.

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zinnia

  • noun any of various plants of the genus Zinnia cultivated for their variously and brightly colored flower heads
    old maid flower; old maid.

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crest

  • noun the top line of a hill, mountain, or wave
  • noun the top or extreme point of something (usually a mountain or hill)
    crown; top; tip; summit; peak.
    • the view from the peak was magnificent
    • they clambered to the tip of Monadnock
    • the region is a few molecules wide at the summit

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showy

  • adjective satellite marked by ostentation but often tasteless
    splashy; flamboyant.
    • a cheap showy rhinestone bracelet
    • a splashy half-page ad
  • adjective satellite displaying brilliance and virtuosity

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maple-leaf_begonia

  • noun tuberous or semi-tuberous South African begonia having shallowly lobed ovate leaves and small white flowers
    Begonia dregei; grape-leaf begonia.

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garden_pink

  • noun any of various flowers of plants of the genus Dianthus cultivated for their fragrant flowers
    pink.

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heliophila

  • noun any of various South African herbs and subshrubs cultivated for long showy racemes of bright blue flowers with white eyes

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garden

  • noun a plot of ground where plants are cultivated
  • noun the flowers or vegetables or fruits or herbs that are cultivated in a garden

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chrysanthemum_coccineum

  • noun spring-flowering garden perennial of Asiatic origin having finely divided aromatic leaves and white to pink-purple flowers; source of an insecticide; sometimes placed in genus Chrysanthemum
    painted daisy; Tanacetum coccineum; pyrethrum.

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veronica_agrestis

  • noun European plant with minute axillary blue flowers on long stalks; widely naturalized in America
    field speedwell.

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purslane_speedwell

  • noun North American annual with small white flowers widely naturalized as a weed in South America and Europe
    Veronica peregrina.

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ague

  • noun a fit of shivering or shaking
  • noun successive stages of chills and fever that is a symptom of malaria
    chills and fever.

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shortia

  • noun any plant of the genus Shortia; evergreen perennial herbs with smooth leathery basal leaves and showy white solitary flowers

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aster_dumosus

  • noun stiff perennial of the eastern United States having small linear leaves and numerous tiny white flower heads
    bushy aster.

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lychnis_dioica

  • noun biennial European catchfly having red or pink flowers; sometimes placed in genus Lychnis
    red bird's eye; red campion; Silene dioica.

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pheasant's-eye

  • noun Eurasian herb cultivated for its deep red flowers with dark centers
    Adonis annua.

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violet-flowered_petunia

  • noun herb or small shrublet having solitary violet to rose-red flowers
    Petunia integrifolia.

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florist

  • noun someone who grows and deals in flowers
    • the florist made up an attractive bouquet
  • noun a shop where flowers and ornamental plants are sold
    florist shop; flower store.

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wood_poppy

  • noun perennial herb native to woodland of the eastern United States having yellow flowers
    celandine poppy; Stylophorum diphyllum.

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plantain

  • noun any of numerous plants of the genus Plantago; mostly small roadside or dooryard weeds with elliptic leaves and small spikes of very small flowers; seeds of some used medicinally
  • noun a banana tree bearing hanging clusters of edible angular greenish starchy fruits; tropics and subtropics
    Musa paradisiaca; plantain tree.

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rainbow_pink

  • noun Chinese pink with deeply toothed rose-lilac flowers with a purplish eye; usually raised as an annual
    china pink; Dianthus chinensis.

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cudweed

  • noun any of numerous plants of the genus Gnaphalium having flowers that can be dried without loss of form or color
  • noun any plant of the genus Filago having capitate clusters of small woolly flower heads
    cotton rose; filago.

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tufted_centaury

  • noun tufted perennial of western Europe and Azores having bright pink to white flowers
    Centaurium scilloides.

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mirabilis_uniflora

  • noun common garden plant of North America having fragrant red or purple or yellow or white flowers that open in late afternoon
    marvel-of-Peru; Mirabilis jalapa; common four-o'clock.

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alpine_anemone

  • noun silky-foliaged herb of the Rocky Mountains with bluish-white flowers
    mountain anemone; Anemone tetonensis.

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amarella

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cyclamen_hederifolium

  • noun common wild European cyclamen with pink flowers
    sowbread; Cyclamen neopolitanum.

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stiff

  • noun an ordinary man
    • a lucky stiff
    • a working stiff
  • noun the dead body of a human being
    remains; clay; corpse; cadaver.
    • the cadaver was intended for dissection
    • the end of the police search was the discovery of a corpse
    • the murderer confessed that he threw the stiff in the river
    • honor comes to bless the turf that wraps their clay

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button

  • noun a round fastener sewn to shirts and coats etc to fit through buttonholes
  • noun an electrical switch operated by pressing
    push; push button.
    • the elevator was operated by push buttons
    • the push beside the bed operated a buzzer at the desk

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eve

  • noun the day before
    • he always arrives on the eve of her departure
  • noun (Old Testament) Adam's wife in Judeo-Christian mythology: the first woman and mother of the human race; God created Eve from Adam's rib and placed Adam and Eve in the Garden of Eden

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large

  • noun a garment size for a large person
  • adjective above average in size or number or quantity or magnitude or extent
    big.
    • a large city
    • set out for the big city
    • a large sum
    • a big (or large) barn
    • a large family
    • big businesses
    • a big expenditure
    • a large number of newspapers
    • a big group of scientists
    • large areas of the world

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epidendrum_venosum

  • noun Mexican epiphytic orchid having pale green or yellow-green flowers with white purple-veined lip
    Encyclia venosa; butterfly orchis; butterfly orchid.

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greenhood

  • noun any of numerous orchids of the genus Pterostylis having leaves in a basal rosette and green flowers often striped purple or brown or red with the dorsal sepal incurved to form a hood
    helmet orchid.

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blue_daisy

  • noun hairy South African or Australian subshrub that has daisylike flowers with blue rays
    blue marguerite; Felicia amelloides.

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flanders_poppy

  • noun annual European poppy common in grain fields and often cultivated
    Papaver rhoeas; corn poppy; field poppy.

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common_speedwell

  • noun common hairy European perennial with pale blue or lilac flowers in axillary racemes
    Veronica officinalis; gypsyweed.

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schizopetalon_walkeri

  • noun a dainty South American annual having deeply pinnatifid leaves and racemes of fringed almond-scented purple-white flowers
    schizopetalon.

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moehringia_mucosa

  • noun loosely matted plant with moss-like foliage studded with tiny starry four-petaled white blossoms; mountains of central and southern Europe
    sandwort.

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poppy

  • noun annual or biennial or perennial herbs having showy flowers

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sweet_scabious

  • noun Old World annual having fragrant purple to deep crimson flower heads; naturalized in United States
    Scabiosa atropurpurea; mournful widow; pincushion flower.

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shortia_galacifolia

  • noun plant of southeastern United States having solitary white funnel-shaped flowers flushed with pink and large glossy green leaves that turn bronze-red in fall
    oconee bells.

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scorpionweed

  • noun any plant of the genus Phacelia
    scorpion weed; phacelia.

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nutmeg_flower

  • noun herb of the Mediterranean region having pungent seeds used like those of caraway
    Roman coriander; black caraway; Nigella sativa.

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arethusa

  • noun any of several bog orchids of the genus Arethusa having 1 or 2 showy flowers

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venus's_slipper

  • noun any of various orchids of the genus Paphiopedilum having slender flower stalks bearing 1 to several waxy flowers with pouchlike lips
    Venus' slipper; Venus's shoe.

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antirrhinum_majus

  • noun perennial native to the Mediterranean but widely cultivated for its purple or pink flowers
    Mediterranean snapdragon.

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silene_latifolia

  • noun bluish-green herb having sticky stems and clusters of large evening-opening white flowers with much-inflated calyx; sometimes placed in genus Lychnis
    evening lychnis; Lychnis alba; bladder campion; white campion; white cockle.

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carolina_spring_beauty

  • noun similar to Claytonia virginica but having usually pink flowers; eastern North America
    Claytonia caroliniana.

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chrysanthemum_lacustre

  • noun perennial of Portugal similar to the oxeye daisy
    Pyrenees daisy; Leucanthemum lacustre.

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short-spurred_fragrant_orchid

  • noun similar to Gymnadenia conopsea but with smaller flowers on shorter stems and having much shorter spurs
    Gymnadenia odoratissima.

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dianthus_deltoides

  • noun low-growing loosely mat-forming Eurasian pink with a single pale pink flower with a crimson center
    maiden pink.

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felicia_amelloides

  • noun hairy South African or Australian subshrub that has daisylike flowers with blue rays
    blue marguerite; blue daisy.

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succory

  • noun perennial Old World herb having rayed flower heads with blue florets cultivated for its root and its heads of crisp edible leaves used in salads
    chicory; chicory plant; Cichorium intybus.

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liparis

  • noun an orchid of the genus Liparis having few leaves and usually fairly small yellow-green or dull purple flowers in terminal racemes
  • noun type genus of the Liparididae: snailfishes
    genus Liparis.

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horn

  • noun a noisemaker (as at parties or games) that makes a loud noise when you blow through it
  • noun one of the bony outgrowths on the heads of certain ungulates

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calliphora_vicina

  • noun blowfly with iridescent blue body; makes a loud buzzing noise in flight
    bluebottle.

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calliphora

  • noun type genus of the Calliphoridae: blowflies
    genus Calliphora.

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lychins_floscuculi

  • noun common perennial native to Europe and western Asia having usually pink flowers with ragged petals
    cuckoo flower; Lychnis flos-cuculi; ragged robin.

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topped

  • adjective having a top of a specified character
  • verb be superior or better than some standard
    transcend; exceed; top; overstep; go past; pass.
    • She exceeded our expectations
    • She topped her performance of last year

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cupid's_dart

  • noun south European plant having dark-eyed flowers with flat blue rays
    Catananche caerulea; blue succory.

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calla_lily

  • noun South African plant widely cultivated for its showy pure white spathe and yellow spadix
    Zantedeschia aethiopica; arum lily; calla.

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tagetes_erecta

  • noun a stout branching annual with large yellow to orange flower heads; Mexico and Central America
    Aztec marigold; African marigold; big marigold.

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chrysanthemum_maximum_maximum

  • noun hybrid garden flower derived from Chrysanthemum maximum and Chrysanthemum lacustre having large white flower heads resembling oxeye daisies; often placed in the genus Chrysanthemum
    Leucanthemum superbum; shasta daisy.

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moehringia_lateriflora

  • noun low-growing herb having clusters of small white four-petaled flowers
    sandwort.

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blue

  • noun blue color or pigment; resembling the color of the clear sky in the daytime
    blueness.
    • he had eyes of bright blue
  • noun blue clothing
    • she was wearing blue

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moss_campion

  • noun tuft- or mat-forming dwarf perennial of Arctic regions of western and central Europe and North America
    Silene acaulis.

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white_daisy

  • noun tall leafy-stemmed Eurasian perennial with white flowers; widely naturalized; often placed in genus Chrysanthemum
    moon daisy; ox-eyed daisy; oxeye daisy; Chrysanthemum leucanthemum; Leucanthemum vulgare; marguerite.

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helianthus_maximilianii

  • noun tall perennial of central United States to Canada having golden-yellow flowers
    Maximilian's sunflower.

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saponaria_vaccaria

  • noun European annual with pale rose-colored flowers; cultivated flower or self-sown grainfield weed; introduced in North America; sometimes classified as a soapwort
    Vaccaria hispanica; Vaccaria pyramidata; cowherb; cow cockle.

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leucanthemum_vulgare

  • noun tall leafy-stemmed Eurasian perennial with white flowers; widely naturalized; often placed in genus Chrysanthemum
    moon daisy; ox-eyed daisy; white daisy; oxeye daisy; Chrysanthemum leucanthemum; marguerite.

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organism

  • noun a living thing that has (or can develop) the ability to act or function independently
    being.
  • noun a system considered analogous in structure or function to a living body
    • the social organism

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stylomecon_heterophyllum

  • noun California wild poppy with bright red flowers
    flaming poppy; wind poppy; Papaver heterophyllum.

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sun

  • noun the star that is the source of light and heat for the planets in the solar system
    • the sun contains 99.85% of the mass in the solar system
    • the Earth revolves around the Sun
  • noun the rays of the sun
    sunshine; sunlight.
    • the shingles were weathered by the sun and wind

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aster_acuminatus

  • noun North American perennial with apparently whorled leaves and showy white purple-tinged flowers
    whorled aster.

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fiddleneck

  • noun hairy annual of California to Mexico with crowded cymes of small blue to lilac or mauve flowers
    Phacelia tanacetifolia.

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butterfly_flower

  • noun any plant of the genus Schizanthus having finely divided leaves and showy variegated flowers
    poor man's orchid; schizanthus.
  • noun shrub or small tree of Dutch Guiana having clusters of pink flowers streaked with purple
    Bauhinia monandra.

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man

  • noun an adult person who is male (as opposed to a woman)
    adult male.
    • there were two women and six men on the bus
  • noun someone who serves in the armed forces; a member of a military force
    military man; serviceman; military personnel.
    • two men stood sentry duty

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begonia_heracleifolia

  • noun rhizomatous begonia having leaves with pointed lobes suggestive of stars and pink flowers
    star-leaf begonia; star begonia.

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grape-leaf_begonia

  • noun tuberous or semi-tuberous South African begonia having shallowly lobed ovate leaves and small white flowers
    Begonia dregei; maple-leaf begonia.

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liparis_loeselii

  • noun small terrestrial orchid of eastern North America and Europe having two nearly basal leaves and dull yellow-green racemose flowers
    fen orchid; fen orchis.

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pleurothallis

  • noun any of numerous small tufted orchids of the genus Pleurothallis having leathery to fleshy leaves and racemes of 1 to many small flowers

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starwort

  • noun low-growing north temperate herb having small white star-shaped flowers; named for its alleged ability to ease sharp pains in the side
    greater stitchwort; stitchwort; Stellaria holostea.

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aster_tripolium

  • noun a common European aster that grows in salt marshes
    sea aster; sea starwort.

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tip

  • noun the extreme end of something; especially something pointed
  • noun a relatively small amount of money given for services rendered (as by a waiter)
    baksheesh; pourboire; bakshis; bakshish; gratuity; backsheesh.

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everlasting

  • noun any of various plants of various genera of the family Compositae having flowers that can be dried without loss of form or color
    everlasting flower.
  • adjective satellite continuing forever or indefinitely
    unending; unceasing; perpetual; eternal; ageless; eonian; aeonian.
    • the ageless themes of love and revenge
    • eternal truths
    • life everlasting
    • hell's perpetual fires
    • the unending bliss of heaven

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tellima_affinis

  • noun California perennial herb cultivated for its racemose white flowers with widely spreading petals; sometimes placed in genus Tellima
    Lithophragma affinis; woodland star; Lithophragma affine.

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phacelia_whitlavia

  • noun desert plant of southern California with blue or violet tubular flowers in terminal racemes
    Phacelia minor; whitlavia; California bluebell.

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maximilian's_sunflower

  • noun tall perennial of central United States to Canada having golden-yellow flowers
    Helianthus maximilianii.

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rudbeckia_hirta

  • noun the state flower of Maryland; of central and southeastern United States; having daisylike flowers with dark centers and yellow to orange rays
    black-eyed Susan; Rudbeckia serotina.

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arenaria_caroliniana

  • noun deep-rooted perennial of southeastern United States
    longroot; pine-barren sandwort.

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blooming

  • noun the organic process of bearing flowers
    bloom.
    • you will stop all bloom if you let the flowers go to seed
  • verb produce or yield flowers
    blossom; flower; bloom.
    • The cherry tree bloomed

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crown_daisy

  • noun shrubby annual of the Mediterranean region with yellowish-white flowers
    Chrysanthemum coronarium.

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scotch_marigold

  • noun the common European annual marigold
    common marigold; pot marigold; Calendula officinalis; ruddles.

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yellow

  • noun yellow color or pigment; the chromatic color resembling the hue of sunflowers or ripe lemons
    yellowness.
  • verb turn yellow
    • The pages of the book began to yellow

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scented

  • adjective having the sense of smell
    • keen-scented hounds
  • verb cause to smell or be smelly
    odourise; odorize; scent.

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water

  • noun binary compound that occurs at room temperature as a clear colorless odorless tasteless liquid; freezes into ice below 0 degrees centigrade and boils above 100 degrees centigrade; widely used as a solvent
    H2O.
  • noun the part of the earth's surface covered with water (such as a river or lake or ocean)
    body of water.
    • they invaded our territorial waters
    • they were sitting by the water's edge

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wild

  • noun a wild primitive state untouched by civilization
    natural state; state of nature.
    • he lived in the wild
    • they collected mushrooms in the wild
  • noun a wild and uninhabited area left in its natural condition
    wilderness.
    • it was a wilderness preserved for the hawks and mountaineers

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sweet_rocket

  • noun long cultivated herb having flowers whose scent is more pronounced in the evening; naturalized throughout Europe to Siberia and into North America
    damask violet; Dame's violet; Hesperis matronalis.

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barberton_daisy

  • noun widely cultivated South African perennial having flower heads with orange to flame-colored rays
    Gerbera jamesonii; Transvaal daisy.

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granny's_bonnets

  • noun common European columbine having variously colored (white or blue to purple or red) short-spurred flowers; naturalized in United States
    Aquilegia vulgaris.

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crownbeard

  • noun any plant of the genus Verbesina having clustered white or yellow flower heads
    crown-beard; crown beard.

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begonia

  • noun any of numerous plants of the genus Begonia grown for their attractive glossy asymmetrical leaves and colorful flowers in usually terminal cymes or racemes

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grape

  • noun any of various juicy fruit of the genus Vitis with green or purple skins; grow in clusters
  • noun any of numerous woody vines of genus Vitis bearing clusters of edible berries
    grapevine; grape vine.

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rue

  • noun European strong-scented perennial herb with grey-green bitter-tasting leaves; an irritant similar to poison ivy
    herb of grace; Ruta graveolens.
  • noun leaves sometimes used for flavoring fruit or claret cup but should be used with great caution: can cause irritation like poison ivy

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vanilla

  • noun any of numerous climbing plants of the genus Vanilla having fleshy leaves and clusters of large waxy highly fragrant white or green or topaz flowers
  • noun a flavoring prepared from vanilla beans macerated in alcohol (or imitating vanilla beans)
    vanilla extract.

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golden_buttons

  • noun common perennial aromatic herb native to Eurasia having buttonlike yellow flower heads and bitter-tasting pinnate leaves sometimes used medicinally
    scented fern; tansy; Tanacetum vulgare.

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azure_aster

  • noun a variety of aster

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blue_succory

  • noun south European plant having dark-eyed flowers with flat blue rays
    Catananche caerulea; cupid's dart.

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bottle_gentian

  • noun gentian of eastern North America having tubular blue or white flowers that open little if at all
    blind gentian; Gentiana andrewsii; closed gentian.

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kidney_begonia

  • noun rhizomatous begonia with roundish fleshy leaves reddish colored beneath
    Begonia feastii; Begonia erythrophylla; beefsteak begonia.

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smooth_aster

  • noun a variety of aster

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helmetflower

  • noun a herbaceous plant of the genus Scutellaria which has a calyx that, when inverted, resembles a helmet with its visor raised
    skullcap.
  • noun any of several orchids of the genus Coryanthes having racemes of a few musky-scented waxy flowers with a helmet-shaped lip process
    helmet orchid.

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english_daisy

  • noun low-growing Eurasian plant with yellow central disc flowers and pinkish-white outer ray flowers
    common daisy; Bellis perennis.

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globe_amaranth

  • noun tropical American herb having rose to red or purple flowers that can be dried without losing color
    bachelor's button; Gomphrena globosa.

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delphinium

  • noun any plant of the genus Delphinium having palmately divided leaves and showy spikes of variously colored spurred flowers; some contain extremely poisonous substances

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gentianella

  • noun low-growing alpine plant cultivated for its dark glossy green leaves in basal rosettes and showy solitary bell-shaped blue flowers
    Gentiana acaulis.
  • noun genus of herbs with flowers that resemble gentian; in some classifications included in genus Gentiana
    genus Gentianella.

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caladenia

  • noun any of various orchids of the genus Caladenia

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bloomer

  • noun a flower that blooms in a particular way
    • a night bloomer
  • noun an embarrassing mistake
    botch; boo-boo; flub; blooper; blunder; foul-up; pratfall; boner; fuckup; bungle.

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common_spotted_orchid

  • noun European orchid having lanceolate leaves spotted purple and pink to white or mauve flowers spotted or lined deep red or purple
    Dactylorhiza fuchsii; Dactylorhiza maculata fuchsii.

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golden

  • adjective satellite having the deep slightly brownish color of gold
    aureate; gilded; gilt; gold.
    • long aureate (or golden) hair
    • a gold carpet
  • adjective satellite marked by peace and prosperity
    halcyon; prosperous.
    • a golden era
    • the halcyon days of the clipper trade

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swan

  • noun stately heavy-bodied aquatic bird with very long neck and usually white plumage as adult
  • verb to declare or affirm solemnly and formally as true
    avow; affirm; verify; assert; swear; aver.
    • Before God I swear I am innocent

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love

  • noun a strong positive emotion of regard and affection
    • his love for his work
    • children need a lot of love
  • noun any object of warm affection or devotion;
    passion.
    • the theater was her first love
    • he has a passion for cock fighting

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episcia_dianthiflora

  • noun low-growing creeping perennial of Central America having deeply fringed white flowers; sometimes placed in genus Episcia
    Alsobia dianthiflora; lace-flower vine.

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xeranthemum

  • noun any plant of the genus Xeranthemum native to southern Europe having chaffy or silvery flower heads with purplish tubular flowers

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sweet_alison

  • noun perennial European plant having clusters of small fragrant usually white flowers; widely grown in gardens
    sweet alyssum; Lobularia maritima.

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diangus_gratianopolitanus

  • noun mat-forming perennial of central Europe with large fragrant pink or red flowers
    cheddar pink.

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dactylorhiza_maculata_fuchsii

  • noun European orchid having lanceolate leaves spotted purple and pink to white or mauve flowers spotted or lined deep red or purple
    common spotted orchid; Dactylorhiza fuchsii.

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pansy_orchid

  • noun any of various orchids of the genus Miltonia having solitary or loosely racemose showy broadly spreading flowers

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africa

  • noun the second largest continent; located to the south of Europe and bordered to the west by the South Atlantic and to the east by the Indian Ocean

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leucanthemum_superbum

  • noun hybrid garden flower derived from Chrysanthemum maximum and Chrysanthemum lacustre having large white flower heads resembling oxeye daisies; often placed in the genus Chrysanthemum
    Chrysanthemum maximum maximum; shasta daisy.

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begonia_rex

  • noun any of numerous usually rhizomatous hybrid begonias derived from an East Indian plant having rough-textured leaves patterned in silver and bronze and purple and red-brown with inconspicuous flowers
    rex begonia; king begonia; painted-leaf begonia; beefsteak geranium.

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cape_marigold

  • noun any of several South African plants grown for the profusion of usually yellow daisylike flowers and mounds of aromatic foliage
    sun marigold; star of the veldt.

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stiff_gentian

  • noun gentian of eastern North America having clusters of bristly blue flowers
    Gentiana quinquefolia; Gentianella quinquefolia; agueweed; five-flowered gentian; ague weed.

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large_white_petunia

  • noun annual herb having large nocturnally fragrant white flowers
    Petunia axillaris.

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new_zealand

  • noun an independent country within the British Commonwealth; achieved independence from the United Kingdom in 1907; known for sheep and spectacular scenery
  • noun North Island and South Island and adjacent small islands in the South Pacific
    New Zealand Islands.

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rattlesnake_plantain

  • noun any of several small temperate and tropical orchids having mottled or striped leaves and spikes of small yellowish-white flowers in a twisted raceme
    helleborine.

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chelidonium_majus

  • noun perennial herb with branched woody stock and bright yellow flowers
    greater celandine; swallowwort; swallow wort; celandine.

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corn_chamomile

  • noun European white-flowered weed naturalized in North America
    Anthemis arvensis; field chamomile; corn mayweed.

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swamp

  • noun low land that is seasonally flooded; has more woody plants than a marsh and better drainage than a bog
    swampland.
  • noun a situation fraught with difficulties and imponderables
    • he was trapped in a medical swamp

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late_purple_aster

  • noun a variety of aster

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chrysanthemum_segetum

  • noun European herb with bright yellow flowers; a common weed in grain fields
    corn marigold; field marigold.

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eye

  • noun the organ of sight
    optic; oculus.
  • noun good discernment (either visually or as if visually)
    • she has an eye for fresh talent
    • he has an artist's eye

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field_chamomile

  • noun European white-flowered weed naturalized in North America
    Anthemis arvensis; corn chamomile; corn mayweed.

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fen

  • noun 100 fen equal 1 yuan in China
  • noun low-lying wet land with grassy vegetation; usually is a transition zone between land and water
    marshland; marsh; fenland.
    • thousands of acres of marshland
    • the fens of eastern England

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mesembryanthemum_crystallinum

  • noun Old World annual widely naturalized in warm regions having white flowers and fleshy foliage covered with hairs that resemble ice
    ice plant; icicle plant.

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frog

  • noun any of various tailless stout-bodied amphibians with long hind limbs for leaping; semiaquatic and terrestrial species
    toad; batrachian; salientian; anuran; toad frog.
  • noun a person of French descent
    Gaul.

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rattlesnake_orchid

  • noun any of various orchids of the genus Pholidota having numerous white to brown flowers in spiraling racemes clothed in slightly inflated bracts and resembling a rattlesnake's tail

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wood

  • noun the hard fibrous lignified substance under the bark of trees
  • noun the trees and other plants in a large densely wooded area
    woods; forest.

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papaver_heterophyllum

  • noun California wild poppy with bright red flowers
    flaming poppy; wind poppy; Stylomecon heterophyllum.

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zinnia_grandiflora

  • noun subshrub having short leafy stems and numerous small flower heads with nearly round yellow-orange rays; Arizona south to Mexico and east to Kansas
    little golden zinnia.

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calypso_bulbosa

  • noun rare north temperate bog orchid bearing a solitary white to pink flower marked with purple at the tip of an erect reddish stalk above 1 basal leaf
    calypso; fairy-slipper.

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pink_calla

  • noun calla having a rose-colored spathe
    Zantedeschia rehmanii.

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tuberous

  • adjective of or relating to or resembling a tuber
    • a tuberous root

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old_maid_flower

  • noun any of various plants of the genus Zinnia cultivated for their variously and brightly colored flower heads
    zinnia; old maid.

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california_poppy

  • noun of Pacific coast of North America; widely cultivated for its yellow to red flowers
    Eschscholtzia californica.

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musk

  • noun an odorous glandular secretion from the male musk deer; used as a perfume fixative
  • noun the scent of a greasy glandular secretion from the male musk deer

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flat

  • noun a level tract of land
    • the salt flats of Utah
  • noun a shallow box in which seedlings are started

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funnel-crest_rosebud_orchid

  • noun orchid of northeastern United States with magenta-pink flowers having funnel-shaped lip; sometimes placed in genus Pogonia
    Pogonia divaricata; spreading pogonia; Cleistes divaricata.

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zantedeschia_rehmanii

  • noun calla having a rose-colored spathe
    pink calla.

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blind_gentian

  • noun similar to Gentiana andrewsii but with larger flowers
    closed gentian; Gentiana clausa.
  • noun gentian of eastern North America having tubular blue or white flowers that open little if at all
    Gentiana andrewsii; closed gentian; bottle gentian.

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claytonia_virginica

  • noun small cormous perennial grown for its low rosette of succulent foliage and racemes of pink-tinged white flowers; eastern North America
    Virginia spring beauty.

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composite

  • noun a conceptual whole made up of complicated and related parts
    complex.
    • the complex of shopping malls, houses, and roads created a new town
  • noun considered the most highly evolved dicotyledonous plants, characterized by florets arranged in dense heads that resemble single flowers
    composite plant.

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crested

  • adjective satellite bearing an heraldic device
  • verb lie at the top of
    cap; crest.
    • Snow capped the mountains

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company

  • noun an institution created to conduct business
    • he only invests in large well-established companies
    • he started the company in his garage
  • noun small military unit; usually two or three platoons

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flax

  • noun fiber of the flax plant that is made into thread and woven into linen fabric
  • noun plant of the genus Linum that is cultivated for its seeds and for the fibers of its stem

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spring_beauty

  • noun small slender plant having one pair of succulent leaves at the middle of the stem and a loose raceme of white or pink or rose bowl-shaped flowers and an edible corm
    Clatonia lanceolata.

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tangle

  • noun a twisted and tangled mass that is highly interwoven
    • they carved their way through the tangle of vines
  • noun something jumbled or confused
    maze; snarl.
    • a tangle of government regulations

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vomitoria

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yellow_ageratum

  • noun shrub of southwestern Mediterranean region having yellow daisylike flowers
    Lonas annua; Lonas inodora; African daisy.

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silene_caroliniana

  • noun perennial of eastern and central North America having short-stalked pink or white flowers in hairy clusters
    wild pink.

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outdated

  • adjective satellite old; no longer valid or fashionable
    out-of-date; superannuated.
    • obsolete words
    • an obsolete locomotive
    • outdated equipment
    • superannuated laws
    • out-of-date ideas

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bet

  • noun the money risked on a gamble
    wager; stake; stakes.
  • noun the act of gambling
    wager.
    • he did it on a bet

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opium

  • noun an addictive narcotic extracted from seed capsules of the opium poppy

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fly

  • noun two-winged insects characterized by active flight
  • noun flap consisting of a piece of canvas that can be drawn back to provide entrance to a tent
    rainfly; tent flap; fly sheet; tent-fly.

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strawflower

  • noun plant of southern and southeastern United States grown for its yellow flowers that can be dried
    cornflower; Uvularia grandiflora.
  • noun any of various plants of the genus Helipterum

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aster_linosyris

  • noun early-flowering perennial of southern and southeastern Europe with flower heads resembling those of goldenrod
    goldilocks; goldilocks aster; Linosyris vulgaris.

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begonia_dregei

  • noun tuberous or semi-tuberous South African begonia having shallowly lobed ovate leaves and small white flowers
    grape-leaf begonia; maple-leaf begonia.

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schizanthus

  • noun any plant of the genus Schizanthus having finely divided leaves and showy variegated flowers
    butterfly flower; poor man's orchid.

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uvularia_grandiflora

  • noun plant of southern and southeastern United States grown for its yellow flowers that can be dried
    cornflower; strawflower.

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sour

  • noun a cocktail made of a liquor (especially whiskey or gin) mixed with lemon or lime juice and sugar
  • noun the taste experience when vinegar or lemon juice is taken into the mouth
    tartness; sourness.

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blue_toadflax

  • noun North American plant having racemes of blue-violet flowers
    old-field toadflax; Linaria canadensis.

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calopogon_pulchellum

  • noun an orchid
    Calopogon tuberosum; grass pink.

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cattleya

  • noun any orchid of the genus Cattleya characterized by a three-lobed lip enclosing the column; among the most popular and most extravagantly beautiful orchids known

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cineraria

  • noun herb of Canary Islands widely cultivated for its blue or purple or red or variegated daisylike flowers
    Senecio cruentus; Pericallis cruenta.
  • noun a niche for a funeral urn containing the ashes of the cremated dead
    cinerarium; columbarium.

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drop

  • noun a shape that is spherical and small
    bead; pearl.
    • he studied the shapes of low-viscosity drops
    • beads of sweat on his forehead
  • noun a small indefinite quantity (especially of a liquid)
    driblet; drib.
    • he had a drop too much to drink
    • a drop of each sample was analyzed
    • there is not a drop of pity in that man
    • years afterward, they would pay the blood-money, driblet by driblet"--Kipling

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root

  • noun (botany) the usually underground organ that lacks buds or leaves or nodes; absorbs water and mineral salts; usually it anchors the plant to the ground
  • noun the place where something begins, where it springs into being
    origin; beginning; rootage; source.
    • the Italian beginning of the Renaissance
    • Jupiter was the origin of the radiation
    • Pittsburgh is the source of the Ohio River
    • communism's Russian root

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ruddles

  • noun the common European annual marigold
    common marigold; pot marigold; Calendula officinalis; Scotch marigold.
  • noun a red iron ore used in dyeing and marking
    raddle; reddle; ruddle.

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begonia_semperflorens

  • noun hybrid fibrous-rooted begonia having broad-ovate green to bronze-red leaves and small clusters of white or pink or red flowers; widely used as a bedding plant
    wax begonia.

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gentiana_clausa

  • noun similar to Gentiana andrewsii but with larger flowers
    blind gentian; closed gentian.

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christmas_begonia

  • noun hybrid winter-blooming begonia grown for its many large pink flowers
    Begonia cheimantha; blooming-fool begonia.

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siphonophore

  • noun a floating or swimming oceanic colony of polyps often transparent or showily colored

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red_valerian

  • noun European herb with small fragrant crimson or white spurred flowers
    French honeysuckle; Centranthus ruber.

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lonas_inodora

  • noun shrub of southwestern Mediterranean region having yellow daisylike flowers
    Lonas annua; yellow ageratum; African daisy.

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cow_cockle

  • noun European annual with pale rose-colored flowers; cultivated flower or self-sown grainfield weed; introduced in North America; sometimes classified as a soapwort
    Vaccaria hispanica; Vaccaria pyramidata; cowherb; Saponaria vaccaria.

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cutleaved_coneflower

  • noun tall leafy plant with erect branches ending in large yellow flower heads with downward-arching rays; grow in Rocky Mountains south to Arizona and east to the Atlantic coast
    Rudbeckia laciniata.

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anemone

  • noun any woodland plant of the genus Anemone grown for its beautiful flowers and whorls of dissected leaves
    windflower.
  • noun marine polyps that resemble flowers but have oral rings of tentacles; differ from corals in forming no hard skeleton
    sea anemone.

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bird

  • noun warm-blooded egg-laying vertebrates characterized by feathers and forelimbs modified as wings
  • noun the flesh of a bird or fowl (wild or domestic) used as food
    fowl.

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lady

  • noun a polite name for any woman
    • a nice lady at the library helped me
  • noun a woman of refinement
    gentlewoman; madam; ma'am; dame.
    • a chauffeur opened the door of the limousine for the grand lady

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listera_cordata

  • noun orchid having two triangular leaves and a short lax raceme of green to rust-colored flowers with the lip flushed mauve; Europe and Asia and North America and Greenland
    lesser twayblade.

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rock_sandwort

  • noun low perennial tufted plant of southeastern North America
    Arenaria stricta.

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gentiana_pneumonanthe

  • noun perennial Eurasian gentian with sky-blue funnel-shaped flowers of damp open heaths
    calathian violet; marsh gentian.

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aquilegia_vulgaris

  • noun common European columbine having variously colored (white or blue to purple or red) short-spurred flowers; naturalized in United States
    granny's bonnets.

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centaurium_minus

  • noun common European glabrous annual centaury with flowers in dense cymes
    lesser centaury.

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pink

  • noun a light shade of red
  • noun any of various flowers of plants of the genus Dianthus cultivated for their fragrant flowers
    garden pink.

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sea_aster

  • noun a common European aster that grows in salt marshes
    Aster tripolium; sea starwort.

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white_prairie_aster

  • noun perennial of western North America having white flowers
    Aster falcatus.

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marvel-of-peru

  • noun common garden plant of North America having fragrant red or purple or yellow or white flowers that open in late afternoon
    Mirabilis uniflora; Mirabilis jalapa; common four-o'clock.

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pine

  • noun a coniferous tree
    true pine; pine tree.
  • noun straight-grained durable and often resinous white to yellowish timber of any of numerous trees of the genus Pinus

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snapdragon

  • noun a garden plant of the genus Antirrhinum having showy white or yellow or crimson flowers resembling the face of a dragon

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chemical

  • noun material produced by or used in a reaction involving changes in atoms or molecules
    chemical substance.
  • adjective relating to or used in chemistry
    chemic.
    • chemical engineer
    • chemical balance

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catananche_caerulea

  • noun south European plant having dark-eyed flowers with flat blue rays
    blue succory; cupid's dart.

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hot

  • adjective used of physical heat; having a high or higher than desirable temperature or giving off heat or feeling or causing a sensation of heat or burning
    • hot stove
    • hot water
    • a hot August day
    • a hot stuffy room
    • she's hot and tired
    • a hot forehead
  • adjective satellite characterized by violent and forceful activity or movement; very intense
    raging.
    • the fighting became hot and heavy
    • a hot engagement
    • a raging battle
    • the river became a raging torrent

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swamp_sunflower

  • noun sunflower of eastern North America having narrow leaves and found in bogs
    Helianthus angustifolius.

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bachelor's_button

  • noun an annual Eurasian plant cultivated in North America having showy heads of blue or purple or pink or white flowers
    cornflower; Centaurea cyanus; bluebottle.
  • noun tropical American herb having rose to red or purple flowers that can be dried without losing color
    globe amaranth; Gomphrena globosa.

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shasta

  • noun a member of the Indian people of northern California and southern Oregon
  • noun a volcanic mountain peak in the Cascade Range in northern California (14,162 feet high)
    Mount Shasta.

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aromatic_aster

  • noun a variety of aster

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tuberose

  • noun a tuberous Mexican herb having grasslike leaves and cultivated for its spikes of highly fragrant lily-like waxy white flowers
    Polianthes tuberosa.

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stock

  • noun the capital raised by a corporation through the issue of shares entitling holders to an ownership interest (equity)
    • he owns a controlling share of the company's stock
  • noun the merchandise that a shop has on hand
    inventory.
    • they carried a vast inventory of hardware
    • they stopped selling in exact sizes in order to reduce inventory

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stemmed

  • adjective having a stem or stems or having a stem as specified; often used in combination
    • stemmed goblets
    • long-stemmed roses
  • verb grow out of, have roots in, originate in
    stem.
    • The increase in the national debt stems from the last war

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jerusalem_artichoke_sunflower

  • noun tall perennial with hairy stems and leaves; widely cultivated for its large irregular edible tubers
    girasol; Jerusalem artichoke; Helianthus tuberosus.

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mirabilis_oblongifolia

  • noun leafy wildflower with lavender-pink flowers that open in the evening and remain through cool part of the next day; found in open woods or brush in mountains of southern Colorado to Arizona and into Mexico
    mountain four o'clock.

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oncidium

  • noun any orchid of the genus Oncidium: characterized by slender branching sprays of small yellow and brown flowers; often grown as houseplants
    dancing lady orchid; butterfly plant; butterfly orchid.

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blooming-fool_begonia

  • noun hybrid winter-blooming begonia grown for its many large pink flowers
    Begonia cheimantha; Christmas begonia.

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starved_aster

  • noun a variety of aster
    calico aster.

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vaccaria_hispanica

  • noun European annual with pale rose-colored flowers; cultivated flower or self-sown grainfield weed; introduced in North America; sometimes classified as a soapwort
    Vaccaria pyramidata; cowherb; cow cockle; Saponaria vaccaria.

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southern

  • adjective in or characteristic of a region of the United States south of (approximately) the Mason-Dixon line
    • southern hospitality
    • southern cooking
    • southern plantations
  • adjective satellite situated in or oriented toward the south
    southerly.
    • a southern exposure
    • took a southerly course

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spider

  • noun predatory arachnid with eight legs, two poison fangs, two feelers, and usually two silk-spinning organs at the back end of the body; they spin silk to make cocoons for eggs or traps for prey
  • noun a computer program that prowls the internet looking for publicly accessible resources that can be added to a database; the database can then be searched with a search engine
    wanderer.

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foxtail

  • noun grasses of the genera Alopecurus and Setaria having dense silky or bristly brushlike flowering spikes
    foxtail grass.

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stokesia_laevis

  • noun erect perennial of southeastern United States having large heads of usually blue flowers
    cornflower aster; stokes' aster.

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gentian

  • noun any of various plants of the family Gentianaceae especially the genera Gentiana and Gentianella and Gentianopsis

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snowdrop_windflower

  • noun Eurasian herb with solitary nodding fragrant white flowers
    Anemone sylvestris; snowdrop anemone.

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jumping

  • noun the act of participating in an athletic competition in which you must jump
  • noun the act of jumping; propelling yourself off the ground
    jump.
    • he advanced in a series of jumps
    • the jumping was unexpected

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fennel_flower

  • noun nigella of Spain and southern France
    Nigella hispanica.

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chrysanthemum_leucanthemum

  • noun tall leafy-stemmed Eurasian perennial with white flowers; widely naturalized; often placed in genus Chrysanthemum
    moon daisy; ox-eyed daisy; white daisy; oxeye daisy; Leucanthemum vulgare; marguerite.

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maltese

Of or pertaining to Malta or to its inhabitants. -- n. sing. & pl. A native or inhabitant of Malta; the people of Malta.

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laelia

  • noun any of various spectacular plants of the genus Laelia having showy flowers in many colors

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bloom

  • noun the organic process of bearing flowers
    blooming.
    • you will stop all bloom if you let the flowers go to seed
  • noun reproductive organ of angiosperm plants especially one having showy or colorful parts
    blossom; flower.

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cleistes_divaricata

  • noun orchid of northeastern United States with magenta-pink flowers having funnel-shaped lip; sometimes placed in genus Pogonia
    Pogonia divaricata; funnel-crest rosebud orchid; spreading pogonia.

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jellyfish

  • noun large siphonophore having a bladderlike float and stinging tentacles
    Portuguese man-of-war; man-of-war.
  • noun any of numerous usually marine and free-swimming coelenterates that constitute the sexually reproductive forms of hydrozoans and scyphozoans

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begonia_cheimantha

  • noun hybrid winter-blooming begonia grown for its many large pink flowers
    blooming-fool begonia; Christmas begonia.

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wind_poppy

  • noun California wild poppy with bright red flowers
    flaming poppy; Papaver heterophyllum; Stylomecon heterophyllum.

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genus_calliphora

  • noun type genus of the Calliphoridae: blowflies
    Calliphora.

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western_silvery_aster

  • noun a variety of aster

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rosebud

  • noun the bud of a rose
  • noun (a literary reference to) a pretty young girl

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leucanthemum_maximum

  • noun similar to oxeye daisy
    oxeye daisy; Chrysanthemum maximum.

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tulip

  • noun any of numerous perennial bulbous herbs having linear or broadly lanceolate leaves and usually a single showy flower

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corn_mayweed

  • noun ubiquitous European annual weed with white flowers and finely divided leaves naturalized and sometimes cultivated in eastern North America; sometimes included in genus Matricaria
    scentless mayweed; scentless camomile; scentless hayweed; Matricaria inodorum; scentless false camomile; Tripleurospermum inodorum.
  • noun European white-flowered weed naturalized in North America
    Anthemis arvensis; field chamomile; corn chamomile.

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indian_potato

  • noun a North American vine with fragrant blossoms and edible tubers; important food crop of Native Americans
    wild bean; Apios tuberosa; groundnut; Apios americana; potato bean; groundnut vine.
  • noun very tall American perennial of central and the eastern United States to Canada having edible tuberous roots
    tall sunflower; giant sunflower; Helianthus giganteus.

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green

  • noun green color or pigment; resembling the color of growing grass
    viridity; greenness.
  • noun a piece of open land for recreational use in an urban area
    park; commons; common.
    • they went for a walk in the park

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anemonella_thalictroides

  • noun woodland flower native to eastern North America having cup-shaped flowers reminiscent of anemone but more delicate
    rue anemone.

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tall

  • noun a garment size for a tall person
  • adjective great in vertical dimension; high in stature
    • tall people
    • tall buildings
    • tall trees
    • tall ships

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lesser_centaury

  • noun common European glabrous annual centaury with flowers in dense cymes
    Centaurium minus.

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hexalectris_warnockii

  • noun orchid with slender nearly leafless reddish-brown stems with loose racemes of reddish-brown flowers; of open brushy woods of southeastern Arizona and central Texas
    Texas purple spike.

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wing

  • noun a movable organ for flying (one of a pair)
  • noun one of the horizontal airfoils on either side of the fuselage of an airplane

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helianthus_petiolaris

  • noun similar to the common sunflower with slender usually branching stems common in central United States
    prairie sunflower.

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pericallis_hybrida

  • noun herb derived from Pericallis cruenta and widely cultivated in a variety of profusely flowering forms with florets from white to pink to red or purple or violet or blue
    florest's cineraria.

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angel-wing_begonia

  • noun South American fibrous-rooted begonias having prominent basal leaf lobes suggesting angels' wings and racemes of coral-red flowers
    Begonia cocchinea.

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anthemis_cotula

  • noun widespread rank-smelling weed having white-rayed flower heads with yellow discs
    stinking mayweed; stinking chamomile; mayweed; dog fennel.

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odontoglossum

  • noun any of numerous and diverse orchids of the genus Odontoglossum having racemes of few to many showy usually large flowers in many colors

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poor

  • noun people without possessions or wealth (considered as a group)
    poor people.
    • the urban poor need assistance
  • adjective satellite deserving or inciting pity
    wretched; pathetic; pitiable; piteous; misfortunate; miserable; pitiful; hapless.
    • a hapless victim
    • miserable victims of war
    • the shabby room struck her as extraordinarily pathetic"- Galsworthy
    • piteous appeals for help
    • pitiable homeless children
    • a pitiful fate
    • Oh, you poor thing
    • his poor distorted limbs
    • a wretched life

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marguerite

  • noun tall leafy-stemmed Eurasian perennial with white flowers; widely naturalized; often placed in genus Chrysanthemum
    moon daisy; ox-eyed daisy; white daisy; oxeye daisy; Chrysanthemum leucanthemum; Leucanthemum vulgare.
  • noun perennial subshrub of the Canary Islands having usually pale yellow daisylike flowers; often included in genus Chrysanthemum
    Paris daisy; Argyranthemum frutescens; marguerite daisy; Chrysanthemum frutescens.

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star_of_the_veldt

  • noun any of several South African plants grown for the profusion of usually yellow daisylike flowers and mounds of aromatic foliage
    sun marigold; cape marigold.

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matthiola_incana

  • noun European plant with racemes of sweet-scented flowers; widely cultivated as an ornamental
    brompton stock.

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winged

  • adjective having wings or as if having wings of a specified kind;
    • the winged feet of Mercury
  • verb travel through the air; be airborne
    fly; wing.
    • Man cannot fly

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china_pink

  • noun Chinese pink with deeply toothed rose-lilac flowers with a purplish eye; usually raised as an annual
    rainbow pink; Dianthus chinensis.

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cheiranthus_cheiri

  • noun perennial of southern Europe having clusters of fragrant flowers of all colors especially yellow and orange; often naturalized on old walls or cliffs; sometimes placed in genus Erysimum
    Erysimum cheiri; wallflower.

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fizzy

  • adjective satellite hissing and bubbling
    fizzing.

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slipper_orchid

  • noun any of several chiefly American wildflowers having an inflated pouchlike lip; difficult or impossible to cultivate in the garden
    lady-slipper; ladies' slipper; lady's slipper.

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seabeach_sandwort

  • noun perennial succulent herb with small solitary axillary or terminal flowers
    Arenaria peploides.

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florescence

  • noun the time and process of budding and unfolding of blossoms
    efflorescence; blossoming; anthesis; flowering; inflorescence.

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lonas_annua

  • noun shrub of southwestern Mediterranean region having yellow daisylike flowers
    Lonas inodora; yellow ageratum; African daisy.

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fibrous-rooted_begonia

  • noun any of numerous begonias having fibrous rather than tuberous or rhizomatous roots

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man-of-war

  • noun a warship intended for combat
    ship of the line.
  • noun large siphonophore having a bladderlike float and stinging tentacles
    Portuguese man-of-war; jellyfish.

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upland_white_aster

  • noun tufted rigid North American perennial with loose clusters of white flowers
    Aster ptarmicoides.

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tufted

  • adjective satellite (of plants) growing in small dense clumps or tufts
    cespitose; caespitose.
  • adjective satellite having or adorned with tufts
    • a tufted bedspread

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phacelia_tanacetifolia

  • noun hairy annual of California to Mexico with crowded cymes of small blue to lilac or mauve flowers
    fiddleneck.

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plume_poppy

  • noun herb of China and Japan widely cultivated for its plumelike panicles of creamy white flowers
    Macleaya cordata; bocconia.

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striped

  • adjective satellite marked or decorated with stripes
    stripy.
  • verb mark with stripes
    stripe.

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snowdrop

  • noun common anemone of eastern North America with solitary pink-tinged white flowers
    Anemone quinquefolia; wood anemone.

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crooked-stemmed_aster

  • noun a variety of aster

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showy_sunflower

  • noun tall rough-leaved perennial with a few large flower heads; central United States
    Helianthus laetiflorus.

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marsh_gentian

  • noun perennial Eurasian gentian with sky-blue funnel-shaped flowers of damp open heaths
    Gentiana pneumonanthe; calathian violet.

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lesser_butterfly_orchid

  • noun south European orchid having fragrant greenish-white flowers; sometimes placed in genus Habenaria
    Platanthera bifolia; Habenaria bifolia.

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police

  • noun the force of policemen and officers
    law; police force; constabulary.
    • the law came looking for him
  • verb maintain the security of by carrying out a patrol
    patrol.

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erysimum_allionii

  • noun showy erect biennial or short-lived perennial cultivated for its terminal racemes of orange-yellow flowers; sometimes placed in genus Cheiranthus
    Siberian wall flower; Cheiranthus allionii.

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adder

  • noun a person who adds numbers
  • noun a machine that adds numbers

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french_honeysuckle

  • noun European herb with small fragrant crimson or white spurred flowers
    red valerian; Centranthus ruber.
  • noun perennial of southern Europe cultivated for forage and for its nectar-rich pink flowers that make it an important honey crop
    sulla; Hedysarum coronarium.

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corn_speedwell

  • noun erect or procumbent blue-flowered annual found in waste places of Europe and America
    Veronica arvensis.

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chrysanthemum_coronarium_spatiosum

  • noun grown for its succulent edible leaves used in Asian cooking
    tong ho; chop-suey greens; shun giku.

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late

  • adjective being or occurring at an advanced period of time or after a usual or expected time
    • late evening
    • late 18th century
    • a late movie
    • took a late flight
    • had a late breakfast
  • adjective satellite after the expected or usual time; delayed
    tardy; belated.
    • a belated birthday card
    • I'm late for the plane
    • the train is late
    • tardy children are sent to the principal
    • always tardy in making dental appointments

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maid

  • noun a female domestic
    housemaid; maidservant; amah.
  • noun an unmarried girl (especially a virgin)
    maiden.

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layia_platyglossa

  • noun California annual having flower heads with yellow rays tipped with white
    tidy tips; tidytips.

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star_begonia

  • noun rhizomatous begonia having leaves with pointed lobes suggestive of stars and pink flowers
    Begonia heracleifolia; star-leaf begonia.

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marsh

  • noun low-lying wet land with grassy vegetation; usually is a transition zone between land and water
    fen; marshland; fenland.
    • thousands of acres of marshland
    • the fens of eastern England
  • noun United States painter (1898-1954)
    Reginald Marsh.

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fig

  • noun a diagram or picture illustrating textual material
    figure.
    • the area covered can be seen from Figure 2
  • noun Mediterranean tree widely cultivated for its edible fruit
    common fig tree; common fig; Ficus carica.

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little_golden_zinnia

  • noun subshrub having short leafy stems and numerous small flower heads with nearly round yellow-orange rays; Arizona south to Mexico and east to Kansas
    Zinnia grandiflora.

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orange

  • noun round yellow to orange fruit of any of several citrus trees
  • noun orange color or pigment; any of a range of colors between red and yellow
    orangeness.

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aster_novae-angliae

  • noun common perennial of eastern North America having showy purplish flowers; a parent of the Michaelmas daisy
    New England aster.

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sowbread

  • noun common wild European cyclamen with pink flowers
    Cyclamen neopolitanum; Cyclamen hederifolium.

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venus'_slipper

  • noun any of various orchids of the genus Paphiopedilum having slender flower stalks bearing 1 to several waxy flowers with pouchlike lips
    Venus's slipper; Venus's shoe.

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whorled_aster

  • noun North American perennial with apparently whorled leaves and showy white purple-tinged flowers
    Aster acuminatus.

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garden_heliotrope

  • noun tall rhizomatous plant having very fragrant flowers and rhizomes used medicinally
    Valeriana officinalis; common valerian.

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fool

  • noun a person who lacks good judgment
    saphead; sap; tomfool; muggins.
  • noun a person who is gullible and easy to take advantage of
    soft touch; sucker; gull; patsy; fall guy; mug; chump; mark.

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cornflower

  • noun plant of southern and southeastern United States grown for its yellow flowers that can be dried
    strawflower; Uvularia grandiflora.
  • noun an annual Eurasian plant cultivated in North America having showy heads of blue or purple or pink or white flowers
    bachelor's button; Centaurea cyanus; bluebottle.

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coffee

  • noun a beverage consisting of an infusion of ground coffee beans
    java.
    • he ordered a cup of coffee
  • noun any of several small trees and shrubs native to the tropical Old World yielding coffee beans
    coffee tree.

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evening

  • noun the latter part of the day (the period of decreasing daylight from late afternoon until nightfall)
    even; eventide; eve.
    • he enjoyed the evening light across the lake
  • noun a later concluding time period
    • it was the evening of the Roman Empire

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cyclamen_purpurascens

  • noun Mediterranean plant widely cultivated as a houseplant for its showy dark green leaves splotched with silver and nodding white or pink to reddish flowers with reflexed petals
    cyclamen.

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greater

  • adjective greater in size or importance or degree
    • for the greater good of the community
    • the greater Antilles
  • adjective satellite relatively large in size or number or extent; larger than others of its kind
    great.
    • a great juicy steak
    • a great multitude
    • the great auk
    • a great old oak
    • a great ocean liner
    • a great delay

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veronica_chamaedrys

  • noun Old World plant with axillary racemes of blue-and-white flowers
    germander speedwell; bird's eye.

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stelis

  • noun any of various small tropical American orchids of the genus Stelis having long slender racemes of numerous small to minute flowers

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corydalis

  • noun a plant of the genus Corydalis with beautiful compound foliage and spurred tubular flowers
  • noun annual or perennial herbs of Himalayan China and South Africa
    genus Corydalis.

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hunnemania_fumariifolia

  • noun native of Mexican highlands grown for its glossy clear yellow flowers and blue-grey finely dissected foliage
    Mexican tulip poppy; golden cup.

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aster_falcatus

  • noun perennial of western North America having white flowers
    white prairie aster.

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arenaria_stricta

  • noun low perennial tufted plant of southeastern North America
    rock sandwort.

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ague_weed

  • noun gentian of eastern North America having clusters of bristly blue flowers
    Gentiana quinquefolia; Gentianella quinquefolia; stiff gentian; agueweed; five-flowered gentian.

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consolida_ambigua

  • noun commonly cultivated larkspur of southern Europe having unbranched spikelike racemes of blue or sometimes purplish or pinkish flowers; sometime placed in genus Delphinium
    Delphinium ajacis; rocket larkspur.

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iridescent

  • adjective satellite varying in color when seen in different lights or from different angles
    shot; changeable; chatoyant.
    • changeable taffeta
    • chatoyant (or shot) silk
    • a dragonfly hovered, vibrating and iridescent
  • adjective satellite having a play of lustrous rainbow colors
    nacreous; pearlescent; opalescent; opaline.
    • an iridescent oil slick
    • nacreous (or pearlescent) clouds looking like mother-of-pearl
    • a milky opalescent (or opaline) luster

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maiden

  • noun an unmarried girl (especially a virgin)
    maid.
  • noun (cricket) an over in which no runs are scored
    maiden over.

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schizopetalon

  • noun a dainty South American annual having deeply pinnatifid leaves and racemes of fringed almond-scented purple-white flowers
    Schizopetalon walkeri.

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bird's_eye

  • noun Old World plant with axillary racemes of blue-and-white flowers
    Veronica chamaedrys; germander speedwell.

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arctotis_venusta

  • noun bushy perennial of South Africa with white or violet flowers; in its native region often clothes entire valley sides in a sheet of color
    blue-eyed African daisy; Arctotis stoechadifolia.

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cotton_rose

  • noun Chinese shrub or small tree having white or pink flowers becoming deep red at night; widely cultivated; naturalized in southeastern United States
    Confederate rose mallow; Confederate rose; Hibiscus mutabilis.
  • noun any plant of the genus Filago having capitate clusters of small woolly flower heads
    cudweed; filago.

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gymnadenia_conopsea

  • noun European orchid having dense spikes of fragrant pink or lilac or red flowers with conspicuous spurs
    fragrant orchid.

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columbine

  • noun a plant of the genus Aquilegia having irregular showy spurred flowers; north temperate regions especially mountains
    aquilege; aquilegia.

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fen_orchis

  • noun small terrestrial orchid of eastern North America and Europe having two nearly basal leaves and dull yellow-green racemose flowers
    fen orchid; Liparis loeselii.

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beefsteak_geranium

  • noun any of numerous usually rhizomatous hybrid begonias derived from an East Indian plant having rough-textured leaves patterned in silver and bronze and purple and red-brown with inconspicuous flowers
    rex begonia; Begonia rex; king begonia; painted-leaf begonia.

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fringed_pink

  • noun low wiry-stemmed branching herb or southern California having fringed pink flowers
    moss pink; ground pink; Linanthus dianthiflorus.
  • noun Eurasian perennial pink having fragrant lilac or rose flowers with deeply fringed margins
    Dianthus supurbus.

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thyme

  • noun any of various mints of the genus Thymus
  • noun leaves can be used as seasoning for almost any meat and stews and stuffings and vegetables

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scabiosa_atropurpurea

  • noun Old World annual having fragrant purple to deep crimson flower heads; naturalized in United States
    mournful widow; pincushion flower; sweet scabious.

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cheiranthus_asperus

  • noun biennial or short-lived perennial prairie rocket having orange-yellow flowers; western North America to Minnesota and Kansas; sometimes placed in genus Cheiranthus
    Erysimum arkansanum; western wall flower; Erysimum asperum.

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swan_river_daisy

  • noun western Australian annual much cultivated for its flower heads with white or bluish to violet or variegated rays
    Brachycome Iberidifolia.

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blazing

  • noun a strong flame that burns brightly
    blaze.
    • the blaze spread rapidly
  • verb shine brightly and intensively
    blaze.
    • Meteors blazed across the atmosphere

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phacelia_campanularia

  • noun annual of southern California with intricately branched stems and lax cymes of aromatic deep blue bell-shaped flowers
    California bluebell.

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billy

  • noun a short stout club used primarily by policemen
    nightstick; billy club; billystick; baton; truncheon.
  • noun male goat
    he-goat; billy goat.

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windflower

  • noun any woodland plant of the genus Anemone grown for its beautiful flowers and whorls of dissected leaves
    anemone.

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arrow

  • noun a mark to indicate a direction or relation
    pointer.
  • noun a projectile with a straight thin shaft and an arrowhead on one end and stabilizing vanes on the other; intended to be shot from a bow

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rock

  • noun a lump or mass of hard consolidated mineral matter
    stone.
    • he threw a rock at me
  • noun material consisting of the aggregate of minerals like those making up the Earth's crust
    stone.
    • that mountain is solid rock
    • stone is abundant in New England and there are many quarries

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fairy

  • noun a small being, human in form, playful and having magical powers
    fay; faerie; faery; sprite.
  • noun offensive term for an openly homosexual man
    poove; nance; queen; fagot; pansy; poof; queer; pouf; faggot; fag.

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purple-stemmed_aster

  • noun a variety of aster

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veronica_officinalis

  • noun common hairy European perennial with pale blue or lilac flowers in axillary racemes
    common speedwell; gypsyweed.

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dahlia_pinnata

  • noun any of several plants of or developed from the species Dahlia pinnata having tuberous roots and showy rayed variously colored flower heads; native to the mountains of Mexico and Central America and Colombia
    dahlia.

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greenbottle

  • noun blowfly with brilliant coppery green body
    greenbottle fly.

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platanthera_leucophea

  • noun of central North America; a threatened species
    prairie white-fringed orchid.

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parasitic

  • adjective relating to or caused by parasites
    parasitical.
    • parasitic infection
  • adjective of or pertaining to epenthesis
    epenthetic.

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rosebud_orchid

  • noun orchid of central and northern South America having 1- to 3-blossomed racemes of large showy rose-colored flowers; sometimes placed in genus Pogonia
    Pogonia rosea; Cleistes rosea.

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short

  • noun the location on a baseball field where the shortstop is stationed
  • noun accidental contact between two points in an electric circuit that have a potential difference
    short circuit.

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house

  • noun a dwelling that serves as living quarters for one or more families
    • he has a house on Cape Cod
    • she felt she had to get out of the house
  • noun the members of a business organization that owns or operates one or more establishments
    firm; business firm.
    • he worked for a brokerage house

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globe

  • noun the 3rd planet from the sun; the planet we live on
    earth; world.
    • the Earth moves around the sun
    • he sailed around the world
  • noun an object with a spherical shape
    ball; orb.
    • a ball of fire

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catchfly

  • noun any plant of the genus Silene
    campion; silene.
  • noun mostly perennial herbs with sticky stems that catch insects; widespread in north temperate zone
    lychnis.

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plant

  • noun buildings for carrying on industrial labor
    works; industrial plant.
    • they built a large plant to manufacture automobiles
  • noun (botany) a living organism lacking the power of locomotion
    flora; plant life.

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alsobia_dianthiflora

  • noun low-growing creeping perennial of Central America having deeply fringed white flowers; sometimes placed in genus Episcia
    Episcia dianthiflora; lace-flower vine.

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petunia_axillaris

  • noun annual herb having large nocturnally fragrant white flowers
    large white petunia.

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listera_ovata

  • noun orchid having a pair of ovate leaves and a long slender raceme of green flowers sometimes tinged red-brown; Europe to central Asia
    twayblade.

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tongue-flower

  • noun orchid having blue to purple flowers with tongue-shaped or strap-shaped protuberances (calli) at the lip base
    tongueflower.

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tidy_tips

  • noun California annual having flower heads with yellow rays tipped with white
    tidytips; Layia platyglossa.

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maravilla

  • noun wildflower having vibrant deep pink tubular evening-blooming flowers; found in sandy and desert areas from southern California to southern Colorado and into Mexico
    Colorado four o'clock; desert four o'clock; Mirabilis multiflora.
  • noun leafy wildflower having fragrant slender white or pale pink trumpet-shaped flowers; southwestern United States and northern Mexico
    sweet four o'clock; Mirabilis longiflora.

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rex_begonia

  • noun any of numerous usually rhizomatous hybrid begonias derived from an East Indian plant having rough-textured leaves patterned in silver and bronze and purple and red-brown with inconspicuous flowers
    Begonia rex; king begonia; painted-leaf begonia; beefsteak geranium.

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ox-eyed_daisy

  • noun tall leafy-stemmed Eurasian perennial with white flowers; widely naturalized; often placed in genus Chrysanthemum
    moon daisy; white daisy; oxeye daisy; Chrysanthemum leucanthemum; Leucanthemum vulgare; marguerite.

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bletia_striata

  • noun Japanese orchid with white-striped leaves and slender erect racemes of rose to magenta flowers; often cultivated; sometimes placed in genus Bletia
    Bletilla striata.

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dianthus_supurbus

  • noun Eurasian perennial pink having fragrant lilac or rose flowers with deeply fringed margins
    fringed pink.

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bocconia

  • noun herb of China and Japan widely cultivated for its plumelike panicles of creamy white flowers
    Macleaya cordata; plume poppy.
  • noun small Central American tree having loose racemes of purple-tinted green flowers
    tree celandine; Bocconia frutescens.

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coral_drops

  • noun half-hardy Mexican herb cultivated for its drooping terminal umbels of showy red-and-white flowers
    Bessera elegans.

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silene_vulgaris

  • noun perennial of Arctic Europe having large white flowers with inflated calyx
    Silene uniflora; bladder campion.

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soapwort

  • noun plant of European origin having pink or white flowers and leaves yielding a detergent when bruised
    bouncing Bess; hedge pink; Saponaria officinalis; bouncing Bet.

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button_pink

  • noun much-branched pink with flowers in clusters; closely related to sweet William
    Dianthus latifolius.

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rose

  • noun any of many shrubs of the genus Rosa that bear roses
    rosebush.
  • noun pinkish table wine from red grapes whose skins were removed after fermentation began
    blush wine; pink wine; rose wine.

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small_white_aster

  • noun a variety of aster

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centaury

  • noun any of various plants of the genus Centaurium
  • noun any plant of the genus Centaurea

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gentiana_andrewsii

  • noun gentian of eastern North America having tubular blue or white flowers that open little if at all
    blind gentian; closed gentian; bottle gentian.

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amaranth

  • noun seed of amaranth plants used as a native cereal in Central and South America
  • noun any of various plants of the genus Amaranthus having dense plumes of green or red flowers; often cultivated for food

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brompton_stock

  • noun European plant with racemes of sweet-scented flowers; widely cultivated as an ornamental
    Matthiola incana.

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oriental

  • adjective satellite denoting or characteristic of countries of Asia
    • oriental civilization
  • noun a member of an Oriental race; the term is regarded as offensive by Asians (especially by Asian Americans)
    oriental person.

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felicia_bergeriana

  • noun softly hairy South African herb having flowers with bright blue rays
    kingfisher daisy.

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bonnet

  • noun a hat tied under the chin
    poke bonnet.
  • noun protective covering consisting of a metal part that covers the engine
    cowling; hood; cowl.
    • there are powerful engines under the hoods of new cars
    • the mechanic removed the cowling in order to repair the plane's engine

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papaver_californicum

  • noun showy annual of California with red flowers
    western poppy.

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marigold

  • noun any of various tropical American plants of the genus Tagetes widely cultivated for their showy yellow or orange flowers

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arctic

  • noun a waterproof overshoe that protects shoes from water or snow
    rubber; gumshoe; galosh; golosh.
  • noun the regions to the north of the Arctic Circle centered on the North Pole
    North Frigid Zone; Arctic Zone.

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red

  • noun red color or pigment; the chromatic color resembling the hue of blood
    redness.
  • noun a tributary of the Mississippi River that flows eastward from Texas along the southern boundary of Oklahoma and through Louisiana
    Red River.

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annual_salt-marsh_aster

  • noun a variety of aster

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prairie_aster

  • noun violet-flowered perennial aster of central United States having solitary heads
    Aster turbinellis.

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puttyroot

  • noun North American orchid bearing a single leaf and yellowish-brown flowers
    adam-and-eve; Aplectrum hyemale.

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stinking_chamomile

  • noun widespread rank-smelling weed having white-rayed flower heads with yellow discs
    stinking mayweed; mayweed; Anthemis cotula; dog fennel.

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meconopsis_betonicifolia

  • noun Chinese perennial having mauve-pink to bright sky blue flowers in drooping cymes
    blue poppy.

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dianthus_chinensis

  • noun Chinese pink with deeply toothed rose-lilac flowers with a purplish eye; usually raised as an annual
    rainbow pink; china pink.

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small

  • noun the slender part of the back
  • noun a garment size for a small person

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veronica_peregrina

  • noun North American annual with small white flowers widely naturalized as a weed in South America and Europe
    purslane speedwell.

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california

  • noun a state in the western United States on the Pacific; the 3rd largest state; known for earthquakes
    CA; Calif.; Golden State.

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mountain_starwort

  • noun boreal or alpine sandwort
    mountain daisy; Arenaria groenlandica; mountain sandwort.

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gypsyweed

  • noun common hairy European perennial with pale blue or lilac flowers in axillary racemes
    common speedwell; Veronica officinalis.

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helianthus_laetiflorus

  • noun tall rough-leaved perennial with a few large flower heads; central United States
    showy sunflower.

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shun

  • verb avoid and stay away from deliberately; stay clear of
    eschew.
  • verb expel from a community or group
    ostracize; blackball; cast out; ban; ostracise; banish.

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sweet_alyssum

  • noun perennial European plant having clusters of small fragrant usually white flowers; widely grown in gardens
    Lobularia maritima; sweet alison.

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dianthus_plumarius

  • noun European pink cultivated for its very fragrant pink or rosy flowers
    cottage pink; grass pink.

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giant_sunflower

  • noun very tall American perennial of central and the eastern United States to Canada having edible tuberous roots
    tall sunflower; Helianthus giganteus; Indian potato.

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marine

  • noun a soldier who serves both on shipboard and on land
  • noun a member of the United States Marine Corps
    shipboard soldier; devil dog; leatherneck.

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cheddar_pink

  • noun mat-forming perennial of central Europe with large fragrant pink or red flowers
    Diangus gratianopolitanus.

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streptocarpus

  • noun any of various plants of the genus Streptocarpus having leaves in a basal rosette and flowers like primroses

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white_campion

  • noun bluish-green herb having sticky stems and clusters of large evening-opening white flowers with much-inflated calyx; sometimes placed in genus Lychnis
    evening lychnis; Lychnis alba; bladder campion; Silene latifolia; white cockle.

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mistflower

  • noun rhizomatous plant of central and southeastern United States and West Indies having large showy heads of clear blue flowers; sometimes placed in genus Eupatorium
    Conoclinium coelestinum; Eupatorium coelestinum; ageratum; mist-flower.

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ladies'_slipper

  • noun any of several chiefly American wildflowers having an inflated pouchlike lip; difficult or impossible to cultivate in the garden
    slipper orchid; lady-slipper; lady's slipper.

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lychins_chalcedonica

  • noun Eurasian garden perennial having scarlet flowers in dense terminal heads
    scarlet lychnis; maltese cross.

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language

  • noun a systematic means of communicating by the use of sounds or conventional symbols
    linguistic communication.
    • he taught foreign languages
    • the language introduced is standard throughout the text
    • the speed with which a program can be executed depends on the language in which it is written
  • noun (language) communication by word of mouth
    oral communication; spoken language; voice communication; speech communication; speech; spoken communication.
    • his speech was garbled
    • he uttered harsh language
    • he recorded the spoken language of the streets

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china_aster

  • noun valued for their beautiful flowers in a wide range of clear bright colors; grown primarily for cutting
    Callistephus chinensis.

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bog_aster

  • noun a variety of aster

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blossoming

  • noun the time and process of budding and unfolding of blossoms
    efflorescence; florescence; anthesis; flowering; inflorescence.
  • verb produce or yield flowers
    blossom; flower; bloom.
    • The cherry tree bloomed

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programming

  • noun setting an order and time for planned events
    scheduling; programing.
  • noun creating a sequence of instructions to enable the computer to do something
    computer programing; computer programming; programing.

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british

Of or pertaining to Great Britain or to its inhabitants; -- sometimes restrict to the original inhabitants.

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blue_poppy

  • noun Chinese perennial having mauve-pink to bright sky blue flowers in drooping cymes
    Meconopsis betonicifolia.

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jelly

  • noun an edible jelly (sweet or pungent) made with gelatin and used as a dessert or salad base or a coating for foods
    gelatin.
  • noun a preserve made of the jelled juice of fruit

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lesser_twayblade

  • noun orchid having two triangular leaves and a short lax raceme of green to rust-colored flowers with the lip flushed mauve; Europe and Asia and North America and Greenland
    Listera cordata.

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daisy

  • noun any of numerous composite plants having flower heads with well-developed ray flowers usually arranged in a single whorl

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widow

  • noun a woman whose husband is dead especially one who has not remarried
    widow woman.
  • verb cause to be without a spouse
    • The war widowed many women in the former Yugoslavia

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cotula_coronopifolia

  • noun South African herb with golden-yellow globose flower heads; naturalized in moist areas along coast of California; cultivated as an ornamental
    brass buttons.

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blind

  • noun people who have severe visual impairments, considered as a group
    • he spent hours reading to the blind
  • noun a hiding place sometimes used by hunters (especially duck hunters)
    • he waited impatiently in the blind

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field_poppy

  • noun annual European poppy common in grain fields and often cultivated
    Papaver rhoeas; Flanders poppy; corn poppy.

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rooted

  • adjective satellite absolutely still
    frozen; stock-still.
    • frozen with horror
    • they stood rooted in astonishment
  • verb take root and begin to grow
    root.
    • this plant roots quickly

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wasp

  • noun social or solitary hymenopterans typically having a slender body with the abdomen attached by a narrow stalk and having a formidable sting
  • noun a white person of Anglo-Saxon ancestry who belongs to a Protestant denomination
    white Anglo-Saxon Protestant.

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lychnis_coronaria

  • noun an old cottage garden plant of southeastern Europe widely cultivated for its attractive white woolly foliage and showy crimson flowers
    mullein pink; rose campion; gardener's delight; dusty miller.

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black_caraway

  • noun herb of the Mediterranean region having pungent seeds used like those of caraway
    nutmeg flower; Roman coriander; Nigella sativa.

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bletilla_striata

  • noun Japanese orchid with white-striped leaves and slender erect racemes of rose to magenta flowers; often cultivated; sometimes placed in genus Bletia
    Bletia striata.

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calopogon_tuberosum

  • noun an orchid
    Calopogon pulchellum; grass pink.

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slipper

  • noun low footwear that can be slipped on and off easily; usually worn indoors
    carpet slipper.
  • noun a person who slips or slides because of loss of traction
    slider; skidder.

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ranunculus_ficaria

  • noun perennial herb native to Europe but naturalized elsewhere having heart-shaped leaves and yellow flowers resembling buttercups; its tuberous roots have been used as a poultice to relieve piles
    pilewort; lesser celandine.

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wallflower

  • noun any of numerous plants of the genus Erysimum having fragrant yellow or orange or brownish flowers
  • noun perennial of southern Europe having clusters of fragrant flowers of all colors especially yellow and orange; often naturalized on old walls or cliffs; sometimes placed in genus Erysimum
    Erysimum cheiri; Cheiranthus cheiri.

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western

  • noun a sandwich made from a western omelet
    western sandwich.
  • noun a film about life in the western United States during the period of exploration and development
    horse opera.

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type

  • noun a subdivision of a particular kind of thing
    • what type of sculpture do you prefer?
  • noun a person of a specified kind (usually with many eccentricities)
    case; eccentric; character.
    • a real character
    • a strange character
    • a friendly eccentric
    • the capable type
    • a mental case

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listera_convallarioides

  • noun small orchid with two elliptic leaves and a slender raceme of small green flowers; western North America
    broad-leaved twayblade.

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mist

  • noun a thin fog with condensation near the ground
  • verb become covered with mist
    mist over.
    • The windshield misted over

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red_bird's_eye

  • noun biennial European catchfly having red or pink flowers; sometimes placed in genus Lychnis
    Lychnis dioica; red campion; Silene dioica.

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maple

  • noun wood of any of various maple trees; especially the hard close-grained wood of the sugar maple; used especially for furniture and flooring
  • noun any of numerous trees or shrubs of the genus Acer bearing winged seeds in pairs; north temperate zone

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stinking_mayweed

  • noun widespread rank-smelling weed having white-rayed flower heads with yellow discs
    stinking chamomile; mayweed; Anthemis cotula; dog fennel.

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old_maid

  • noun an elderly unmarried woman
    spinster.
  • noun any of various plants of the genus Zinnia cultivated for their variously and brightly colored flower heads
    old maid flower; zinnia.

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horn_poppy

  • noun yellow-flowered Eurasian glaucous herb naturalized in along sandy shores in eastern North America
    yellow horned poppy; Glaucium flavum; horned poppy; sea poppy.

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little

  • noun a small amount or duration
    • he accepted the little they gave him
  • adjective limited or below average in number or quantity or magnitude or extent
    small.
    • a little dining room
    • a little house
    • a small car
    • a little (or small) group

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peony

  • noun any of numerous plants widely cultivated for their showy single or double red or pink or white flowers
    paeony.

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goon

  • noun an awkward stupid person
    clod; oaf; lout; lump; lummox; stumblebum; gawk; lubber.
  • noun an aggressive and violent young criminal
    strong-armer; tough; punk; hoodlum; thug; toughie; hood.

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blossom

  • noun reproductive organ of angiosperm plants especially one having showy or colorful parts
    flower; bloom.
  • noun the period of greatest prosperity or productivity
    prime; flower; efflorescence; peak; flush; bloom; heyday.

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sweet_sultan

  • noun annual of Mediterranean to Portugal having hairy stems and minutely spiny-toothed leaves and large heads of yellow flowers
    blessed thistle; Cnicus benedictus.
  • noun perennial of mountains of Iran and Iraq; cultivated for its fragrant rose-pink flowers
    Centaurea imperialis.

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new_england_aster

  • noun common perennial of eastern North America having showy purplish flowers; a parent of the Michaelmas daisy
    Aster novae-angliae.

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pogonia

  • noun any hardy bog orchid of the genus Pogonia: terrestrial orchids having slender rootstocks and erect stems bearing one or a few leaves and a solitary terminal flower

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silene_uniflora

  • noun perennial of Arctic Europe having large white flowers with inflated calyx
    Silene vulgaris; bladder campion.

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narrow-leaved_white-topped_aster

  • noun a variety of white-topped aster

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swan_orchid

  • noun any of several orchids of the genus Cycnoches having slender arching columns of flowers suggesting the neck of a swan
    swanflower; swan-neck; swanneck; swan-flower.

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bee_orchid

  • noun European orchid whose flowers resemble bumble bees in shape and color
    Ophrys apifera.

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calendula

  • noun any of numerous chiefly annual herbs of the genus Calendula widely cultivated for their yellow or orange flowers; often used for medicinal and culinary purposes

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white

  • noun the quality or state of the achromatic color of greatest lightness (bearing the least resemblance to black)
    whiteness.
  • noun a member of the Caucasoid race
    White person; Caucasian.

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man

  • noun an adult person who is male (as opposed to a woman)
    adult male.
    • there were two women and six men on the bus
  • noun someone who serves in the armed forces; a member of a military force
    military man; serviceman; military personnel.
    • two men stood sentry duty

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greater_butterfly_orchid

  • noun south European orchid with dark green flowers that are larger and less fragrant than Platanthera bifolia; sometimes placed in genus Habenaria
    Habenaria chlorantha; Platanthera chlorantha.

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beard

  • noun the hair growing on the lower part of a man's face
    face fungus; whiskers.
  • noun a tuft or growth of hairs or bristles on certain plants such as iris or grasses

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toadflax

  • noun common European perennial having showy yellow and orange flowers; a naturalized weed in North America
    Linaria vulgaris; wild snapdragon; devil's flax; butter-and-eggs.

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mountain_sandwort

  • noun boreal or alpine sandwort
    mountain daisy; mountain starwort; Arenaria groenlandica.

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coral_root

  • noun a wildflower of the genus Corallorhiza growing from a hard mass of rhizomes associated with a fungus that aids in absorbing nutrients from the forest floor

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centaurium_scilloides

  • noun tufted perennial of western Europe and Azores having bright pink to white flowers
    tufted centaury.

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pilewort

  • noun perennial herb native to Europe but naturalized elsewhere having heart-shaped leaves and yellow flowers resembling buttercups; its tuberous roots have been used as a poultice to relieve piles
    Ranunculus ficaria; lesser celandine.

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bouncing

  • noun rebounding from an impact (or series of impacts)
    bounce.
  • verb spring back; spring away from an impact
    spring; rebound; bound; bounce; take a hop; reverberate; recoil; resile; ricochet.
    • The rubber ball bounced
    • These particles do not resile but they unite after they collide

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rose_campion

  • noun an old cottage garden plant of southeastern Europe widely cultivated for its attractive white woolly foliage and showy crimson flowers
    mullein pink; Lychnis coronaria; gardener's delight; dusty miller.

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virginian_stock

  • noun erect branching herb cultivated for its loose racemes of fragrant white or pink or red or lilac flowers; native to sands and sea cliffs of southwestern Greece and southern Albania
    Virginia stock; Malcolmia maritima.

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tansy

  • noun common perennial aromatic herb native to Eurasia having buttonlike yellow flower heads and bitter-tasting pinnate leaves sometimes used medicinally
    scented fern; golden buttons; Tanacetum vulgare.

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rhizomatous

  • adjective producing or possessing or resembling rhizomes

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herba_impia

  • noun (literally an undutiful herb) a variety of cotton rose
    Filago germanica.

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calanthe

  • noun any of various showy orchids of the genus Calanthe having white or yellow or rose-colored flowers and broad leaves folded lengthwise

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papaver_orientale

  • noun commonly cultivated Asiatic perennial poppy having stiff heavily haired leaves and bright scarlet or pink to orange flowers
    oriental poppy.

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ageratum

  • noun rhizomatous plant of central and southeastern United States and West Indies having large showy heads of clear blue flowers; sometimes placed in genus Eupatorium
    mistflower; Conoclinium coelestinum; Eupatorium coelestinum; mist-flower.
  • noun any plant of the genus Ageratum having opposite leaves and small heads of blue or white flowers

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anthesis

  • noun the time and process of budding and unfolding of blossoms
    efflorescence; blossoming; florescence; flowering; inflorescence.

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common_valerian

  • noun tall rhizomatous plant having very fragrant flowers and rhizomes used medicinally
    Valeriana officinalis; garden heliotrope.

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cheiranthus_allionii

  • noun showy erect biennial or short-lived perennial cultivated for its terminal racemes of orange-yellow flowers; sometimes placed in genus Cheiranthus
    Siberian wall flower; Erysimum allionii.

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neck

  • noun the part of an organism (human or animal) that connects the head to the rest of the body
    cervix.
    • he admired her long graceful neck
    • the horse won by a neck
  • noun a narrow elongated projecting strip of land

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king

  • noun a male sovereign; ruler of a kingdom
    male monarch; Rex.
  • noun a competitor who holds a preeminent position
    world-beater; queen.

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begonia_erythrophylla

  • noun rhizomatous begonia with roundish fleshy leaves reddish colored beneath
    Begonia feastii; kidney begonia; beefsteak begonia.

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marsh_orchid

  • noun any of several orchids of the genus Dactylorhiza having fingerlike tuberous roots; Europe and Mediterranean region

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icicle

  • noun ice resembling a pendent spear, formed by the freezing of dripping water

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crown_beard

  • noun any plant of the genus Verbesina having clustered white or yellow flower heads
    crown-beard; crownbeard.

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christmas_bells

  • noun any of several plants of the genus Blandfordia having large orange or crimson flowers

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rein_orchis

  • noun any of several American wildflowers with a kidney-shaped lip
    rein orchid.

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aplectrum_hyemale

  • noun North American orchid bearing a single leaf and yellowish-brown flowers
    adam-and-eve; puttyroot.

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blue_columbine

  • noun columbine of the Rocky Mountains having long-spurred blue flowers
    Aquilegia scopulorum calcarea; Aquilegia caerulea.

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cockle

  • noun common edible European bivalve
  • noun common edible, burrowing European bivalve mollusk that has a strong, rounded shell with radiating ribs

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phacelia

  • noun any plant of the genus Phacelia
    scorpionweed; scorpion weed.

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rhizomatous_begonia

  • noun any of numerous begonias having prominent shaggy creeping stems or rhizomes

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dianthus_latifolius

  • noun much-branched pink with flowers in clusters; closely related to sweet William
    button pink.

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portulaca_grandiflora

  • noun widely cultivated in many varieties for its fleshy moss-like foliage and profusion of brightly colored flowers
    sun plant; rose moss.

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amberboa_moschata

  • noun Asian plant widely grown for its sweetly fragrant pink flowers; sometimes placed in genus Centaurea
    sweet sultan; Centaurea moschata.

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masdevallia

  • noun any of numerous orchids of the genus Masdevallia; tufted evergreen often diminutive plants whose flowers in a remarkable range of colors usually resemble a tricorn with sepals fused at the base to form a tube

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arum

  • noun starch resembling sago that is obtained from cuckoopint root
  • noun any plant of the family Araceae; have small flowers massed on a spadix surrounded by a large spathe
    aroid.

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and

A particle which expresses the relation of connection or addition. It is used to conjoin a word with a word, a clause with a clause, or a sentence with a sentence. (a) It is sometimes used emphatically; as, "there are women and women," that is, two very different sorts of women. (b) By a rhetorical figure, notions, one of which is modificatory of the other, are connected by and; as, "the tediousness and process of my travel," that is, the tedious process, etc.; "thy fair and outward character," that is, thy outwardly fair character, Schmidt's Shak. Lex.

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wavy

  • adjective satellite (of hair) having waves
    • she had long wavy hair
  • adjective satellite uneven by virtue of having wrinkles or waves
    rippled; crinkly; crinkled; wavelike.

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old-field_toadflax

  • noun North American plant having racemes of blue-violet flowers
    Linaria canadensis; blue toadflax.

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papaver_rhoeas

  • noun annual European poppy common in grain fields and often cultivated
    Flanders poppy; corn poppy; field poppy.

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angel

  • noun spiritual being attendant upon God
  • noun person of exceptional holiness
    holy person; saint; holy man.

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moth_plant

  • noun any of various orchids of the genus Phalaenopsis having often drooping glossy broad obovate or oval leaves usually dark green flushed purple or mottled grey and silver
    moth orchid.

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common_daisy

  • noun low-growing Eurasian plant with yellow central disc flowers and pinkish-white outer ray flowers
    English daisy; Bellis perennis.

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fairy-slipper

  • noun rare north temperate bog orchid bearing a solitary white to pink flower marked with purple at the tip of an erect reddish stalk above 1 basal leaf
    calypso; Calypso bulbosa.

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tidy

  • noun receptacle that holds odds and ends (as sewing materials)
  • verb put (things or places) in order
    straighten out; tidy up; straighten; clean up; square away; neaten.
    • Tidy up your room!

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veronica_serpyllifolia

  • noun perennial decumbent herb having small opposite leaves and racemes of blue flowers; throughout Eurasia and the New World
    thyme-leaved speedwell.

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stiff_aster

  • noun wiry tufted perennial of the eastern United States with stiff erect rough stems, linear leaves and large violet flowers
    Aster linarifolius.

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ant

  • noun social insect living in organized colonies; characteristically the males and fertile queen have wings during breeding season; wingless sterile females are the workers
    pismire; emmet.

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sun_marigold

  • noun any of several South African plants grown for the profusion of usually yellow daisylike flowers and mounds of aromatic foliage
    cape marigold; star of the veldt.

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linaria_vulgaris

  • noun common European perennial having showy yellow and orange flowers; a naturalized weed in North America
    wild snapdragon; devil's flax; toadflax; butter-and-eggs.

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mountain_four_o'clock

  • noun leafy wildflower with lavender-pink flowers that open in the evening and remain through cool part of the next day; found in open woods or brush in mountains of southern Colorado to Arizona and into Mexico
    Mirabilis oblongifolia.

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desert_four_o'clock

  • noun wildflower having vibrant deep pink tubular evening-blooming flowers; found in sandy and desert areas from southern California to southern Colorado and into Mexico
    Colorado four o'clock; maravilla; Mirabilis multiflora.

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centaurea

(Bot.) A large genus of composite plants, related to the thistles and including the cornflower or bluebottle (Centaurea Cyanus) and the star thistle (C. Calcitrapa).

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papaver_nudicaule

  • noun subarctic perennial poppy of both hemispheres having fragrant white or yellow to orange or peach flowers
    arctic poppy; Iceland poppy.

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phantom_orchid

  • noun waxy white nearly leafless plant with stems in clusters and racemes of white flowers; northwestern United States to northern California and east to Idaho
    Eburophyton austinae; snow orchid.

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lychnis_flos-cuculi

  • noun common perennial native to Europe and western Asia having usually pink flowers with ragged petals
    Lychins floscuculi; cuckoo flower; ragged robin.

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mountain

  • noun a land mass that projects well above its surroundings; higher than a hill
    mount.
  • noun (often followed by `of') a large number or amount or extent
    plenty; great deal; pot; sight; flock; mint; slew; deal; wad; muckle; pile; lot; mickle; raft; quite a little; passel; hatful; mess; spate; heap; peck; stack; good deal; batch; tidy sum; mass.
    • a batch of letters
    • a deal of trouble
    • a lot of money
    • he made a mint on the stock market
    • see the rest of the winners in our huge passel of photos
    • it must have cost plenty
    • a slew of journalists
    • a wad of money

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clove

  • noun aromatic flower bud of a clove tree; yields a spice
  • noun moderate sized very symmetrical red-flowered evergreen widely cultivated in the tropics for its flower buds which are source of cloves
    Syzygium aromaticum; clove tree; Eugenia caryophyllatum; Eugenia aromaticum.

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hesperis_matronalis

  • noun long cultivated herb having flowers whose scent is more pronounced in the evening; naturalized throughout Europe to Siberia and into North America
    damask violet; Dame's violet; sweet rocket.

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polianthes_tuberosa

  • noun a tuberous Mexican herb having grasslike leaves and cultivated for its spikes of highly fragrant lily-like waxy white flowers
    tuberose.

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dancing

  • noun taking a series of rhythmical steps (and movements) in time to music
    dance; terpsichore; saltation.
  • verb move in a graceful and rhythmical way
    dance.
    • The young girl danced into the room

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painted-leaf_begonia

  • noun any of numerous usually rhizomatous hybrid begonias derived from an East Indian plant having rough-textured leaves patterned in silver and bronze and purple and red-brown with inconspicuous flowers
    rex begonia; Begonia rex; king begonia; beefsteak geranium.

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virginia_spring_beauty

  • noun small cormous perennial grown for its low rosette of succulent foliage and racemes of pink-tinged white flowers; eastern North America
    Claytonia virginica.

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flaming

  • noun the process of combustion of inflammable materials producing heat and light and (often) smoke
    fire; flame.
    • fire was one of our ancestors' first discoveries
  • verb shine with a sudden light
    flare; flame.
    • The night sky flared with the massive bombardment

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snow

  • noun precipitation falling from clouds in the form of ice crystals
    snowfall.
  • noun a layer of snowflakes (white crystals of frozen water) covering the ground

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celandine

  • noun North American annual plant with usually yellow or orange flowers; grows chiefly on wet rather acid soil
    touch-me-not; lady's earrings; orange balsam; jewelweed; Impatiens capensis.
  • noun perennial herb with branched woody stock and bright yellow flowers
    greater celandine; swallowwort; swallow wort; Chelidonium majus.

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evening_lychnis

  • noun bluish-green herb having sticky stems and clusters of large evening-opening white flowers with much-inflated calyx; sometimes placed in genus Lychnis
    Lychnis alba; bladder campion; white campion; Silene latifolia; white cockle.

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pericallis_cruenta

  • noun herb of Canary Islands widely cultivated for its blue or purple or red or variegated daisylike flowers
    cineraria; Senecio cruentus.

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gentiana_quinquefolia

  • noun gentian of eastern North America having clusters of bristly blue flowers
    Gentianella quinquefolia; stiff gentian; agueweed; five-flowered gentian; ague weed.

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thimbleweed

  • noun a common North American anemone with cylindrical fruit clusters resembling thimbles
    Anemone cylindrica.

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ophrys_insectifera

  • noun European orchid whose flowers resemble flies
    fly orchid; Ophrys muscifera.

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fibrous

  • adjective satellite having or resembling fibers especially fibers used in making cordage such as those of jute
    hempen.
  • adjective satellite (of meat) full of sinews; especially impossible to chew
    unchewable; stringy; sinewy.

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hybrid_petunia

  • noun hybrids of Petunia axillaris and Petunia integrifolia: a complex group of petunias having single or double flowers in colors from white to purple
    Petunia hybrida.

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sandwort

  • noun loosely matted plant with moss-like foliage studded with tiny starry four-petaled white blossoms; mountains of central and southern Europe
    Moehringia mucosa.
  • noun low-growing herb having clusters of small white four-petaled flowers
    Moehringia lateriflora.

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lily

  • noun any liliaceous plant of the genus Lilium having showy pendulous flowers

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billy_buttons

  • noun any of various plants of the genus Craspedia grown for their downy foliage and globose heads of golden flowers; Australia and New Zealand

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butterfly

  • noun diurnal insect typically having a slender body with knobbed antennae and broad colorful wings
  • noun a swimming stroke in which the arms are thrown forward together out of the water while the feet kick up and down
    butterfly stroke.

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peace_lily

  • noun any of various plants of the genus Spathiphyllum having a white or green spathe and a spike of fragrant flowers and often cultivated as an ornamental
    spathe flower; spathiphyllum.

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centranthus_ruber

  • noun European herb with small fragrant crimson or white spurred flowers
    red valerian; French honeysuckle.

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war

  • noun the waging of armed conflict against an enemy
    warfare.
    • thousands of people were killed in the war
  • noun a legal state created by a declaration of war and ended by official declaration during which the international rules of war apply
    state of war.
    • war was declared in November but actual fighting did not begin until the following spring

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golden_cup

  • noun native of Mexican highlands grown for its glossy clear yellow flowers and blue-grey finely dissected foliage
    Mexican tulip poppy; Hunnemania fumariifolia.

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starved

  • adjective satellite suffering from lack of food
    starving.
  • verb be hungry; go without food
    starve; famish; hunger.
    • Let's eat--I'm starving!

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filago

  • noun any plant of the genus Filago having capitate clusters of small woolly flower heads
    cotton rose; cudweed.

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vervain

  • noun any of numerous tropical or subtropical American plants of the genus Verbena grown for their showy spikes of variously colored flowers
    verbena.

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bellis_perennis

  • noun low-growing Eurasian plant with yellow central disc flowers and pinkish-white outer ray flowers
    common daisy; English daisy.

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beauty

  • noun the qualities that give pleasure to the senses
  • noun a very attractive or seductive looking woman
    sweetheart; peach; knockout; lulu; smasher; stunner; ravisher; mantrap; dish; looker.

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eggs

  • noun oval reproductive body of a fowl (especially a hen) used as food
    egg.
  • noun animal reproductive body consisting of an ovum or embryo together with nutritive and protective envelopes; especially the thin-shelled reproductive body laid by e.g. female birds
    egg.

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wandflower

  • noun a showy often-cultivated plant with tawny yellow often purple-spotted flowers
    Sparaxis tricolor.
  • noun tufted evergreen perennial herb having spikes of tiny white flowers and glossy green round to heart-shaped leaves that become coppery to maroon or purplish in fall
    Galax urceolata; galax; beetleweed; coltsfoot; galaxy.

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jewel_orchid

  • noun any of several delicate Asiatic orchids grown especially for their velvety leaves with metallic white or gold veining

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erysimum_arkansanum

  • noun biennial or short-lived perennial prairie rocket having orange-yellow flowers; western North America to Minnesota and Kansas; sometimes placed in genus Cheiranthus
    Cheiranthus asperus; western wall flower; Erysimum asperum.

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lithophragma_affine

  • noun California perennial herb cultivated for its racemose white flowers with widely spreading petals; sometimes placed in genus Tellima
    Lithophragma affinis; woodland star; Tellima affinis.

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townsendia_exscapa

  • noun dwarf tufted nearly stemless herb having a rosette of woolly leaves and large white-rayed flower heads and bristly achenes; central Canada and United States west to Arizona
    Easter daisy; stemless daisy.

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mouth

  • noun the opening through which food is taken in and vocalizations emerge
    oral fissure; oral cavity; rima oris.
    • he stuffed his mouth with candy
  • noun the externally visible part of the oral cavity on the face and the system of organs surrounding the opening
    • she wiped lipstick from her mouth

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ophrys_apifera

  • noun European orchid whose flowers resemble bumble bees in shape and color
    bee orchid.

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pebble_plant

  • noun any of several South African plants of the genus Mesembryanthemum cultivated for showy pink or white flowers
    fig marigold.

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crested_coral_root

  • noun orchid with yellowish-brown flowers with dark veins; southeastern Arizona to the eastern United States
    Hexalectris spicata.

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upland

  • noun elevated (e.g., mountainous) land
    highland.
  • adjective used of high or hilly country
    highland.

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pogonia_rosea

  • noun orchid of central and northern South America having 1- to 3-blossomed racemes of large showy rose-colored flowers; sometimes placed in genus Pogonia
    rosebud orchid; Cleistes rosea.

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brassia_lawrenceana

  • noun South American orchid with spiderlike pale-yellow to pale-green flowers
    spider orchid.

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arrow_leaved_aster

  • noun a variety of aster

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zealand

  • noun the largest island of Denmark and the site of Copenhagen
    Sjaelland; Seeland.

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tanacetum_coccineum

  • noun spring-flowering garden perennial of Asiatic origin having finely divided aromatic leaves and white to pink-purple flowers; source of an insecticide; sometimes placed in genus Chrysanthemum
    painted daisy; Chrysanthemum coccineum; pyrethrum.

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arctotis_stoechadifolia

  • noun bushy perennial of South Africa with white or violet flowers; in its native region often clothes entire valley sides in a sheet of color
    blue-eyed African daisy; Arctotis venusta.

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mirabilis_californica

  • noun California four o'clock with purple-red flowers
    California four o'clock; Mirabilis laevis.

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oconee

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dog

  • noun a member of the genus Canis (probably descended from the common wolf) that has been domesticated by man since prehistoric times; occurs in many breeds
    domestic dog; Canis familiaris.
    • the dog barked all night
  • noun a dull unattractive unpleasant girl or woman
    frump.
    • she got a reputation as a frump
    • she's a real dog

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cornflower_aster

  • noun erect perennial of southeastern United States having large heads of usually blue flowers
    stokes' aster; Stokesia laevis.

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crown-beard

  • noun any plant of the genus Verbesina having clustered white or yellow flower heads
    crown beard; crownbeard.

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adam-and-eve

  • noun North American orchid bearing a single leaf and yellowish-brown flowers
    Aplectrum hyemale; puttyroot.

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dog_fennel

  • noun weedy plant of southeastern United States having divided leaves and long clusters of greenish flowers
    Eupatorium capillifolium.
  • noun widespread rank-smelling weed having white-rayed flower heads with yellow discs
    stinking mayweed; stinking chamomile; mayweed; Anthemis cotula.

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wood_anemone

  • noun common anemone of eastern North America with solitary pink-tinged white flowers
    Anemone quinquefolia; snowdrop.
  • noun European anemone with solitary white flowers common in deciduous woodlands
    Anemone nemorosa.

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african_marigold

  • noun a stout branching annual with large yellow to orange flower heads; Mexico and Central America
    Tagetes erecta; Aztec marigold; big marigold.

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wind

  • noun air moving (sometimes with considerable force) from an area of high pressure to an area of low pressure
    air current; current of air.
    • trees bent under the fierce winds
    • when there is no wind, row
    • the radioactivity was being swept upwards by the air current and out into the atmosphere
  • noun a tendency or force that influences events
    • the winds of change

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butterfly_orchid

  • noun any orchid of the genus Psychopsis: spectacular large tiger-striped orchids
  • noun any orchid of the genus Oncidium: characterized by slender branching sprays of small yellow and brown flowers; often grown as houseplants
    dancing lady orchid; butterfly plant; oncidium.

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barren

  • noun an uninhabited wilderness that is worthless for cultivation
    wasteland; waste.
    • the barrens of central Africa
    • the trackless wastes of the desert
  • adjective satellite providing no shelter or sustenance
    desolate; bare; stark; bleak.
    • bare rocky hills
    • barren lands
    • the bleak treeless regions of the high Andes
    • the desolate surface of the moon
    • a stark landscape

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bouncing_bet

  • noun plant of European origin having pink or white flowers and leaves yielding a detergent when bruised
    bouncing Bess; hedge pink; soapwort; Saponaria officinalis.

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indo

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treasure_flower

  • noun decumbent South African perennial with short densely leafy stems and orange flower rays with black eyespots at base
    Gazania rigens.

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salt

  • noun a compound formed by replacing hydrogen in an acid by a metal (or a radical that acts like a metal)
  • noun white crystalline form of especially sodium chloride used to season and preserve food
    common salt; table salt.

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eyed

  • adjective having an eye or eyes or eyelike feature especially as specified; often used in combination
    • a peacock's eyed feathers
    • red-eyed
  • verb look at
    eyeball; eye.

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new_york_aster

  • noun North American perennial herb having small autumn-blooming purple or pink or white flowers; widely naturalized in Europe
    Aster novi-belgii; Michaelmas daisy.

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babies'-breath

  • noun tall plant with small lance-shaped leaves and numerous tiny white or pink flowers
    baby's breath; Gypsophila paniculata.

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veronica_arvensis

  • noun erect or procumbent blue-flowered annual found in waste places of Europe and America
    corn speedwell.

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platanthera_bifolia

  • noun south European orchid having fragrant greenish-white flowers; sometimes placed in genus Habenaria
    lesser butterfly orchid; Habenaria bifolia.

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officer

  • noun any person in the armed services who holds a position of authority or command
    military officer.
    • an officer is responsible for the lives of his men
  • noun someone who is appointed or elected to an office and who holds a position of trust
    officeholder.
    • he is an officer of the court
    • the club elected its officers for the coming year

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encyclia_citrina

  • noun Mexican epiphytic orchid with glaucous grey-green leaves and lemon- to golden-yellow flowers appearing only partially opened; sometimes placed in genus Cattleya
    Cattleya citrina; tulip orchid.

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roaster

  • noun a harsh or humorous critic (sometimes intended as a facetious compliment)
    • the honoree gave his roasters as good as he got
  • noun a cook who roasts food

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bladder_campion

  • noun perennial of Arctic Europe having large white flowers with inflated calyx
    Silene uniflora; Silene vulgaris.
  • noun bluish-green herb having sticky stems and clusters of large evening-opening white flowers with much-inflated calyx; sometimes placed in genus Lychnis
    evening lychnis; Lychnis alba; white campion; Silene latifolia; white cockle.

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gazania_rigens

  • noun decumbent South African perennial with short densely leafy stems and orange flower rays with black eyespots at base
    treasure flower.

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linosyris_vulgaris

  • noun early-flowering perennial of southern and southeastern Europe with flower heads resembling those of goldenrod
    Aster linosyris; goldilocks; goldilocks aster.

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coelogyne

  • noun any of various orchids of the genus Coelogyne with: clusters of fragrant lacy snow-white flowers; salmon-pink solitary flowers; chainlike racemes of topaz and chocolate brown flowers; spikes of delicate white spice-scented flowers; emerald green flowers marked with blue-black

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maiden_pink

  • noun low-growing loosely mat-forming Eurasian pink with a single pale pink flower with a crimson center
    Dianthus deltoides.

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panicled

  • adjective having panicles; occurring in panicles
    • a panicled inflorescence

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fennel

  • noun any of several aromatic herbs having edible seeds and leaves and stems
  • noun aromatic bulbous stem base eaten cooked or raw in salads
    Florence fennel; finocchio.

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chrysanthemum_maximum

  • noun similar to oxeye daisy
    oxeye daisy; Leucanthemum maximum.

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centaurea_cyanus

  • noun an annual Eurasian plant cultivated in North America having showy heads of blue or purple or pink or white flowers
    cornflower; bachelor's button; bluebottle.

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brassia_verrucosa

  • noun Central American orchid having spiderlike flowers with prominent green warts
    spider orchid.

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mullein_pink

  • noun an old cottage garden plant of southeastern Europe widely cultivated for its attractive white woolly foliage and showy crimson flowers
    Lychnis coronaria; rose campion; gardener's delight; dusty miller.

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miller

  • noun someone who works in a mill (especially a grain mill)
  • noun United States bandleader of a popular big band (1909-1944)
    Glenn Miller; Alton Glenn Miller.

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pyrenees_daisy

  • noun perennial of Portugal similar to the oxeye daisy
    Leucanthemum lacustre; Chrysanthemum lacustre.

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rough

  • noun the part of a golf course bordering the fairway where the grass is not cut short
  • verb prepare in preliminary or sketchy form
    rough in; rough out.

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scabious

  • noun any of various plants of the genus Scabiosa
    scabiosa.

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spathe_flower

  • noun any of various plants of the genus Spathiphyllum having a white or green spathe and a spike of fragrant flowers and often cultivated as an ornamental
    peace lily; spathiphyllum.

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giant

  • noun any creature of exceptional size
  • noun a person of exceptional importance and reputation
    colossus; titan; heavyweight; behemoth.

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centaurea_imperialis

  • noun perennial of mountains of Iran and Iraq; cultivated for its fragrant rose-pink flowers
    sweet sultan.

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chamomile

  • noun Eurasian plant with apple-scented foliage and white-rayed flowers and feathery leaves used medicinally; in some classification systems placed in genus Anthemis
    Anthemis nobilis; Chamaemelum nobilis; camomile.

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rocket

  • noun any vehicle self-propelled by a rocket engine
    projectile.
  • noun a jet engine containing its own propellant and driven by reaction propulsion
    rocket engine.

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winged_everlasting

  • noun Australian plant widely cultivated for its beautiful silvery-white blooms with bright yellow centers on long winged stems
    Ammobium alatum.

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scabiosa

  • noun any of various plants of the genus Scabiosa
    scabious.

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closed_gentian

  • noun similar to Gentiana andrewsii but with larger flowers
    blind gentian; Gentiana clausa.
  • noun gentian of eastern North America having tubular blue or white flowers that open little if at all
    blind gentian; Gentiana andrewsii; bottle gentian.

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woodland_star

  • noun California perennial herb cultivated for its racemose white flowers with widely spreading petals; sometimes placed in genus Tellima
    Lithophragma affinis; Lithophragma affine; Tellima affinis.

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plume

  • noun anything that resembles a feather in shape or lightness
    • a plume of smoke
    • grass with large plumes
  • noun a feather or cluster of feathers worn as an ornament

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scorpion

  • noun arachnid of warm dry regions having a long segmented tail ending in a venomous stinger
  • noun (astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in Scorpio
    Scorpio.

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baby

  • noun a very young child (birth to 1 year) who has not yet begun to walk or talk
    infant; babe.
    • the baby began to cry again
    • she held the baby in her arms
    • it sounds simple, but when you have your own baby it is all so different
  • noun the youngest member of a group (not necessarily young)
    • the baby of the family
    • the baby of the Supreme Court

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wort

  • noun usually used in combination: `liverwort'; `milkwort'; `whorlywort'
  • noun unfermented or fermenting malt

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police_officer

  • noun a member of a police force
    officer; policeman.
    • it was an accident, officer

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mirabilis_longiflora

  • noun leafy wildflower having fragrant slender white or pale pink trumpet-shaped flowers; southwestern United States and northern Mexico
    sweet four o'clock; maravilla.

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button

  • noun a round fastener sewn to shirts and coats etc to fit through buttonholes
  • noun an electrical switch operated by pressing
    push; push button.
    • the elevator was operated by push buttons
    • the push beside the bed operated a buzzer at the desk

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ageratum_houstonianum

  • noun small tender herb grown for its fluffy brushlike blue to lavender blooms
    common ageratum.

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bush

  • noun a low woody perennial plant usually having several major stems
    shrub.
  • noun a large wilderness area

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transvaal_daisy

  • noun widely cultivated South African perennial having flower heads with orange to flame-colored rays
    Gerbera jamesonii; Barberton daisy.

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black

  • noun the quality or state of the achromatic color of least lightness (bearing the least resemblance to white)
    inkiness; blackness.
  • noun total absence of light
    lightlessness; pitch blackness; blackness; total darkness.
    • they fumbled around in total darkness
    • in the black of night

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gentiana_villosa

  • noun a perennial marsh gentian of eastern North America
    striped gentian.

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schreiber's_aster

  • noun a variety of aster

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aster_arenosus

  • noun common North American perennial with heathlike foliage and small white flower heads
    heath aster.

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senecio_cruentus

  • noun herb of Canary Islands widely cultivated for its blue or purple or red or variegated daisylike flowers
    cineraria; Pericallis cruenta.

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tongueflower

  • noun orchid having blue to purple flowers with tongue-shaped or strap-shaped protuberances (calli) at the lip base
    tongue-flower.

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spurred_gentian

  • noun any of various plants of the genus Halenia having flowers with spurred lobes

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california_four_o'clock

  • noun California four o'clock with purple-red flowers
    Mirabilis laevis; Mirabilis californica.

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lesser_celandine

  • noun perennial herb native to Europe but naturalized elsewhere having heart-shaped leaves and yellow flowers resembling buttercups; its tuberous roots have been used as a poultice to relieve piles
    pilewort; Ranunculus ficaria.

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cheddar

  • noun hard smooth-textured cheese; originally made in Cheddar in southwestern England
    Armerican cheddar; cheddar cheese; American cheese.
  • noun a village in southwestern England where cheddar cheese was first made

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wavy-leaved_aster

  • noun a variety of aster

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phacelia_minor

  • noun desert plant of southern California with blue or violet tubular flowers in terminal racemes
    Phacelia whitlavia; whitlavia; California bluebell.

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nigella_hispanica

  • noun nigella of Spain and southern France
    fennel flower.

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encyclia_venosa

  • noun Mexican epiphytic orchid having pale green or yellow-green flowers with white purple-veined lip
    butterfly orchis; butterfly orchid; Epidendrum venosum.

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mexican_tulip_poppy

  • noun native of Mexican highlands grown for its glossy clear yellow flowers and blue-grey finely dissected foliage
    Hunnemania fumariifolia; golden cup.

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chop-suey_greens

  • noun grown for its succulent edible leaves used in Asian cooking
    tong ho; Chrysanthemum coronarium spatiosum; shun giku.
  • noun succulent and aromatic young dark green leaves used in Chinese and Vietnamese and Japanese cooking

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compass

  • noun navigational instrument for finding directions
  • noun an area in which something acts or operates or has power or control: "the range of a supersonic jet"
    ambit; reach; orbit; range; scope.
    • a piano has a greater range than the human voice
    • the ambit of municipal legislation
    • within the compass of this article
    • within the scope of an investigation
    • outside the reach of the law
    • in the political orbit of a world power

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impia

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hedge

  • noun a fence formed by a row of closely planted shrubs or bushes
    hedgerow.
  • noun any technique designed to reduce or eliminate financial risk; for example, taking two positions that will offset each other if prices change
    hedging.

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golden_marguerite

  • noun Eurasian perennial herb with hairy divided leaves and yellow flowers; naturalized in North America
    yellow chamomile; Anthemis tinctoria; dyers' chamomile.

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fly_orchid

  • noun any of several dwarf creeping orchids with small bizarre insect-like hairy flowers on slender stalks
  • noun European orchid whose flowers resemble flies
    Ophrys muscifera; Ophrys insectifera.

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prickly

  • adjective satellite very irritable
    waspish; bristly; splenetic.
    • bristly exchanges between the White House and the press
    • he became prickly and spiteful
    • witty and waspish about his colleagues
  • adjective satellite having or covered with protective barbs or quills or spines or thorns or setae etc.
    barbed; burry; briary; bristly; briery; setaceous; thorny; barbellate; spiny; burred; setose; bristled.
    • a horse with a short bristly mane
    • bristly shrubs
    • burred fruits
    • setaceous whiskers

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swanflower

  • noun any of several orchids of the genus Cycnoches having slender arching columns of flowers suggesting the neck of a swan
    swan-neck; swan orchid; swanneck; swan-flower.

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slender

  • adjective satellite being of delicate or slender build
    svelte; slim; slight.
    • she was slender as a willow shoot is slender"- Frank Norris
    • a slim girl with straight blonde hair
    • watched her slight figure cross the street
  • adjective satellite very narrow
    thin.
    • a thin line across the page

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flat-topped_white_aster

  • noun a variety of aster

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grass_pink

  • noun an orchid
    Calopogon pulchellum; Calopogon tuberosum.
  • noun European pink cultivated for its very fragrant pink or rosy flowers
    cottage pink; Dianthus plumarius.

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bushy_aster

  • noun stiff perennial of the eastern United States having small linear leaves and numerous tiny white flower heads
    Aster dumosus.

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greens

  • noun any of various leafy plants or their leaves and stems eaten as vegetables
    leafy vegetable; green.
  • noun green color or pigment; resembling the color of growing grass
    viridity; green; greenness.

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horned_poppy

  • noun yellow-flowered Eurasian glaucous herb naturalized in along sandy shores in eastern North America
    horn poppy; yellow horned poppy; Glaucium flavum; sea poppy.

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oat

  • noun annual grass of Europe and North Africa; grains used as food and fodder (referred to primarily in the plural: `oats')
  • noun seed of the annual grass Avena sativa (spoken of primarily in the plural as `oats')

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florest's_cineraria

  • noun herb derived from Pericallis cruenta and widely cultivated in a variety of profusely flowering forms with florets from white to pink to red or purple or violet or blue
    Pericallis hybrida.

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malaxis_ophioglossoides

  • noun North American orchid having a solitary leaf and flowers with threadlike petals
    green adder's mouth; Malaxis-unifolia.

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verbena

  • noun any of numerous tropical or subtropical American plants of the genus Verbena grown for their showy spikes of variously colored flowers
    vervain.

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seabeach

A beach lying along the sea. "The bleak seabeach." Longfellow.

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virginia_stock

  • noun erect branching herb cultivated for its loose racemes of fragrant white or pink or red or lilac flowers; native to sands and sea cliffs of southwestern Greece and southern Albania
    Virginian stock; Malcolmia maritima.

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nutmeg

  • noun East Indian tree widely cultivated in the tropics for its aromatic seed; source of two spices: nutmeg and mace
    Myristica fragrans; nutmeg tree.
  • noun hard aromatic seed of the nutmeg tree used as spice when grated or ground

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common

  • noun a piece of open land for recreational use in an urban area
    green; park; commons.
    • they went for a walk in the park
  • adjective belonging to or participated in by a community as a whole; public
    • for the common good
    • common lands are set aside for use by all members of a community

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dianthus_barbatus

  • noun Eurasian pink widely cultivated for its flat-topped dense clusters of varicolored flowers
    sweet William.

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begonia_cocchinea

  • noun South American fibrous-rooted begonias having prominent basal leaf lobes suggesting angels' wings and racemes of coral-red flowers
    angel-wing begonia.

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rein

  • noun one of a pair of long straps (usually connected to the bit or the headpiece) used to control a horse
  • noun any means of control
    • he took up the reins of government

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sea_starwort

  • noun a common European aster that grows in salt marshes
    sea aster; Aster tripolium.

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rose_moss

  • noun widely cultivated in many varieties for its fleshy moss-like foliage and profusion of brightly colored flowers
    Portulaca grandiflora; sun plant.

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spotted

  • adjective satellite having spots or patches (small areas of contrasting color or texture)
    patched; spotty.
    • a field patched with ice and snow
    • the wall had a spotty speckled effect
    • a black-and-white spotted cow
  • verb catch sight of
    espy; spot; descry; spy.

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europe

  • noun the 2nd smallest continent (actually a vast peninsula of Eurasia); the British use `Europe' to refer to all of the continent except the British Isles
  • noun an international organization of European countries formed after World War II to reduce trade barriers and increase cooperation among its members
    European Community; EC; European Economic Community; Common Market; EU; European Union; EEC.
    • he tried to take Britain into the Europen Union

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calendula_officinalis

  • noun the common European annual marigold
    common marigold; pot marigold; ruddles; Scotch marigold.

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bluebottle

  • noun an annual Eurasian plant cultivated in North America having showy heads of blue or purple or pink or white flowers
    cornflower; bachelor's button; Centaurea cyanus.
  • noun blowfly with iridescent blue body; makes a loud buzzing noise in flight
    Calliphora vicina.

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dame's_violet

  • noun long cultivated herb having flowers whose scent is more pronounced in the evening; naturalized throughout Europe to Siberia and into North America
    damask violet; Hesperis matronalis; sweet rocket.

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smooth

  • noun the act of smoothing
    • he gave his hair a quick smooth
  • verb make smooth or smoother, as if by rubbing
    smoothen.
    • smooth the surface of the wood

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vine

  • noun a plant with a weak stem that derives support from climbing, twining, or creeping along a surface

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prairie_rocket

  • noun any of several North American plants of the genus Erysimum having large yellow flowers
  • noun any of several western American plants of the genus Cheiranthus having large yellow flowers

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lobularia_maritima

  • noun perennial European plant having clusters of small fragrant usually white flowers; widely grown in gardens
    sweet alyssum; sweet alison.

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maxillaria

  • noun any of numerous orchids of the genus Maxillaria often cultivated for their large brilliantly colored solitary flowers

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computer

  • noun a machine for performing calculations automatically
    data processor; computing machine; information processing system; computing device; electronic computer.
  • noun an expert at calculation (or at operating calculating machines)
    calculator; estimator; figurer; reckoner.

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helianthus_angustifolius

  • noun sunflower of eastern North America having narrow leaves and found in bogs
    swamp sunflower.

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sea

  • noun a division of an ocean or a large body of salt water partially enclosed by land
  • noun anything apparently limitless in quantity or volume
    ocean.

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violet

  • noun any of numerous low-growing violas with small flowers
  • noun a variable color that lies beyond blue in the spectrum
    reddish blue.

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centaurium_calycosum

  • noun erect plant with small clusters of pink trumpet-shaped flowers of southwestern United States
    rosita.

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bee

  • noun any of numerous hairy-bodied insects including social and solitary species
  • noun a social gathering to carry out some communal task or to hold competitions

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heath_aster

  • noun common much-branched North American perennial with heathlike foliage and small starry white flowers
    Aster ericoides.
  • noun common North American perennial with heathlike foliage and small white flower heads
    Aster arenosus.

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physalia

(Zoöl.) A genus of large oceanic Siphonophora which includes the Portuguese man-of-war. ✍ It has a large air sac, or float, with a sail-like crest on its upper side. Numerous zooids of different kinds are attached to the under side of the float. Some of the zooids have very long tentacles; some have a mouth and digest food; others produce gonophores. The American species (Physalia arethusa) is brilliantly colored, the float being pink or purple, and bright blue; the zooids blue. It is noted for its virulent stinging powers, as well as for its beautiful colors, graceful motions, and its ability to sail to windward.

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cyclamen

  • noun Mediterranean plant widely cultivated as a houseplant for its showy dark green leaves splotched with silver and nodding white or pink to reddish flowers with reflexed petals
    Cyclamen purpurascens.

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crooked

  • adjective having or marked by bends or angles; not straight or aligned
    • crooked country roads
    • crooked teeth
  • verb bend or cause to bend
    crook; curve.