white trumpet lily

noun
tall lily have large white trumpet-shaped flowers that bloom in the spring
Hypernyms: ↑lily

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noun
: a lily (Lilium longiflorum) with very fragrant long funnel-formed pure white flowers borne singly or in pairs

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a lily, Lilium longiflorum, of Japan, having fragrant, pure white, trumpet-shaped flowers nearly 7 in. (18 cm) in length.
[1850-55, Amer.]

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • white trumpet lily — ilgažiedė lelija statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Lelijinių šeimos dekoratyvinis augalas (Lilium longiflorum), paplitęs Japonijoje, Korėjoje ir Taivane. atitikmenys: lot. Lilium longiflorum angl. Easter lily; trumpet lily; white trumpet lily …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • white trumpet lily — a lily, Lilium longiflorum, of Japan, having fragrant, pure white, trumpet shaped flowers nearly 7 in. (18 cm) in length. [1850 55, Amer.] * * * …   Universalium

  • white trumpet lily — n. tall lily of Japan that has scented pure white trumpet shaped flowers …   English contemporary dictionary

  • trumpet lily — ilgažiedė lelija statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Lelijinių šeimos dekoratyvinis augalas (Lilium longiflorum), paplitęs Japonijoje, Korėjoje ir Taivane. atitikmenys: lot. Lilium longiflorum angl. Easter lily; trumpet lily; white trumpet lily …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • trumpet lily — noun 1. a. : a lily (Lilium longiflorum) that is native to Formosa and the Ryukyu islands and is widely cultivated for its large fragrant pure white funnelform flowers which are borne singly or in pairs b. : calla 2 c. : datura 2 …   Useful english dictionary

  • lily — n. (pl. ies) 1 a any bulbous plant of the genus Lilium with large trumpet shaped often spotted flowers on a tall slender stem, e.g. the madonna lily and tiger lily. b any of several other plants of the family Liliaceae with similar flowers, e.g.… …   Useful english dictionary

  • lily — [lil′ē] n. pl. lilies [ME lilie < OE < L lilium] 1. any of a large genus (Lilium) of perennial plants of the lily family, grown from a bulb and having typically trumpet shaped flowers, white or colored 2. the flower or the bulb of any of… …   English World dictionary

  • lily — lilylike, adj. /lil ee/, n., pl. lilies, adj. n. 1. any scaly bulbed plant of the genus Lilium, having showy, funnel shaped or bell shaped flowers. Cf. lily family. 2. the flower or the bulb of such a plant. 3. any of various related or similar… …   Universalium

  • Bermuda lily — noun tall lily have large white trumpet shaped flowers that bloom in the spring • Syn: ↑Easter lily, ↑white trumpet lily, ↑Lilium longiflorum • Hypernyms: ↑lily * * * noun Usage: usually capitalized B : a lily that …   Useful english dictionary

  • Easter lily — noun tall lily have large white trumpet shaped flowers that bloom in the spring • Syn: ↑Bermuda lily, ↑white trumpet lily, ↑Lilium longiflorum • Hypernyms: ↑lily * * * noun, pl ⋯ lilies [count] : a white garden flower that blooms in spring …   Useful english dictionary

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