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snowdrop Syllabification: snow·drop
Pronunciation: /ˈsnōˌdräp/

Definition of snowdrop in English:


A widely cultivated bulbous European plant that bears drooping white flowers during the late winter.
  • Galanthus nivalis, family Liliaceae (or Amaryllidaceae)
Example sentences
  • Daffodils, wild hyacinths and tulips, snowdrops, bluebells, daisies and buttercups littered the earth.
  • It tolerates a lot of shade and is beautiful when planted together with Winter aconite and snowdrops.
  • We may see fewer daffodils, bluebells, snowdrops and crocuses, because they like winter cold; and tulips, irises and cyclamens, because they will suffer from winter wet.
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