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- proper n. A taxonomic genus within the subtribe Aeridinae — prized for its flowers, considered to be the most highly evolved of all orchids.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A genus of epiphytic orchids, of the tribe Vandeæ and subtribe Sarcantheæ.
- n. [lowercase] A plant of this genus.
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- n. any of numerous showy orchids of the genus Vanda having many large flowers in loose racemes
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