sweet unicorn plant

noun
a herbaceous plant of the genus Proboscidea
Hypernyms: ↑herb, ↑herbaceous plant
Member Holonyms: ↑Proboscidea, ↑genus Proboscidea

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  • genus Proboscidea — noun in some classifications included in the genus Martynia and hence the two taxonomic names for some of the unicorn plants • Syn: ↑Proboscidea • Hypernyms: ↑plant genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Pedaliaceae, ↑family Pedaliaceae, ↑sesame family …   Useful english dictionary

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