Definición de hellebore en inglés:

hellebore

Saltos de línea: hel¦le|bore
Pronunciación: /ˈhɛlɪbɔː
 
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sustantivo

  • 1A poisonous winter-flowering Eurasian plant of the buttercup family, typically having coarse divided leaves and large white, green, or purplish flowers.
    • Genus Helleborus, family Ranunculaceae: several species, including the Christmas rose
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    • All hellebores flower in winter or early spring from buds formed during the previous summer.
    • As well as carpets of snowdrops in the five-acre garden, there are hellebores and other winter flowering plants to admire.
    • It's no surprise that in a recent worldwide poll commissioned by the Hardy Plant Society, hellebores were voted second favourite flower family.
  • 1.1A false helleborine.

Origen

Old English (denoting various plants supposed to cure madness), from Old French ellebre, elebore or medieval Latin eleborus, via Latin from Greek helleboros.

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