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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A deep yellow or red powder that is usually the oxide of some metal. (plural)

Usage examples (29)
  • So try to choose relatively low-scent flowers, such as crocuses, daffodils, daisies, certain roses, and tulips.
  • Sonora looked back at the crocuses, then followed.
  • Hooray for crocuses and abandoned solitary mittens.
  • Primroses and crocuses are blooming in North London. for more
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