satin flower

noun
southeastern European plant cultivated for its fragrant purplish flowers and round flat papery silver-white seedpods that are used for indoor decoration
Hypernyms: ↑herb, ↑herbaceous plant
Member Holonyms: ↑Lunaria, ↑genus Lunaria

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satin flower noun
A species of stitchwort
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Main Entry:satin

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  • Satin flower — Satin Sat in, n. [F. satin (cf. Pg. setim), fr. It. setino, from seta silk, L. saeta, seta, a thick, stiff hair, a bristle; or possibly ultimately of Chinese origin; cf. Chin. sz t[ u]n, sz twan. Cf. {Sateen}.] A silk cloth, of a thick, close… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • satin flower — blizgė statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Bastutinių (Brassicaceae) šeimos augalų gentis (Lunaria). atitikmenys: lot. Lunaria angl. honesty; pennieflower; satin; satin flower vok. Mondviole; Silberblatt; Silberling rus. лунник lenk. lunaria;… …   Dekoratyvinių augalų vardynas

  • satin flower — darželinė blizgė statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Bastutinių šeimos dekoratyvinis augalas (Lunaria annua), paplitęs pietų Europoje. atitikmenys: lot. Lunaria annua angl. honesty; Juda’s pence; lunary; money flower; moneyplant; pennieflower… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • satin-flower — nuostabioji klarkija statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Nakvišinių šeimos dekoratyvinis augalas (Clarkia amoena), paplitęs Šiaurės Amerikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Clarkia amoena angl. satin flower šaltinis Valstybinės lietuvių kalbos komisijos… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • satin flower — stambiažiedė godetija statusas T sritis vardynas atitikmenys: lot. Godetia grandiflora angl. godetia; satin flower vok. großblumige Godetie rus. годеция крупноцветковая lenk. azalia letnia; godecja wielkokwiatowa; marszawa wielkokwiatowa …   Dekoratyvinių augalų vardynas

  • satin-flower — /sat n flow euhr/, n. a Californian plant, Clarkia amoena, of the evening primrose family, having cup shaped pink or purplish flowers blotched with red. [1590 1600] * * * …   Universalium

  • satin-flower — /sat n flow euhr/, n. a Californian plant, Clarkia amoena, of the evening primrose family, having cup shaped pink or purplish flowers blotched with red. [1590 1600] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Satin — Sat in, n. [F. satin (cf. Pg. setim), fr. It. setino, from seta silk, L. saeta, seta, a thick, stiff hair, a bristle; or possibly ultimately of Chinese origin; cf. Chin. sz t[ u]n, sz twan. Cf. {Sateen}.] A silk cloth, of a thick, close texture,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Satin bird — Satin Sat in, n. [F. satin (cf. Pg. setim), fr. It. setino, from seta silk, L. saeta, seta, a thick, stiff hair, a bristle; or possibly ultimately of Chinese origin; cf. Chin. sz t[ u]n, sz twan. Cf. {Sateen}.] A silk cloth, of a thick, close… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • satin grackle — Satin Sat in, n. [F. satin (cf. Pg. setim), fr. It. setino, from seta silk, L. saeta, seta, a thick, stiff hair, a bristle; or possibly ultimately of Chinese origin; cf. Chin. sz t[ u]n, sz twan. Cf. {Sateen}.] A silk cloth, of a thick, close… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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