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Turk's-cap lily

Syllabification: Turk's-cap lil·y

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Definition of Turk's-cap lily in English:

noun

A lily with orange flowers that resemble turbans due to the almost completely reflexed petals.
  • Lilium superbum, family Liliaceae

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Pronunciation: ˈɔːθəʊɛpi
noun
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