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dog's-tooth violet

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Definition of dog's-tooth violet in English:

noun

A plant of the lily family which has backward-curving pointed petals.
  • Genus Erythronium, family Liliaceae: several species, in particular the Eurasian E. dens-canis, with speckled leaves and pinkish-purple flowers

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