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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Any of various chiefly Mediterranean plants of a particular genera having linear leaves and racemes of white or pink or yellow flowers.

Usage examples (38)
  • White bog cotton and yellow bog asphodel add beauty throughout the summer.
  • It was asphodel again, but this time he was ready for it.
  • His favourite plants were the vine, ivy, laurel, and asphodel.
  • Today we climbed high enough to find asphodel and edelweiss ... for more
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