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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A plant with fancy three-petaled flowers.

Usage examples (35)
  • They were amazed by the sight of the flowers as they stepped into the humid orchid house.
  • In the wood-ways a little mauve-coloured orchid is to be found.
  • The orchid is a beautiful flower but can be costly.
  • The leaves of this orchid are among the largest and roundest in our woods. for more
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