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eschscholzia

Line breaks: esch|schol¦zia
Pronunciation: /ɪsˈʃɒlzɪə
 
, ɛʃˈʃɒlzɪə/
(also eschscholtzia /-tsɪə/)

Definition of eschscholzia in English:

noun

A North American poppy which is cultivated for its bright yellow, orange, or red flowers.

Origin

modern Latin, named in honour of Johann Friedrich von Eschscholtz (1793–1831), Russian-born botanist and traveller.

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