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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Any of various tall plants of the genus Alcea; Any of various plants of the genus Althaea.

Usage examples (31)
  • One could be annoyed with a policeman, but not with a tin hollyhock.
  • Mrs. Countryman: I am told on good authority that the hollyhock is a true perennial and not a biennial.
  • Aoi is Japanese for "hollyhock,", and it is on the five-generation family crest of the owners, the Honda family.
  • The hollyhock is a large plant. for more
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