from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A bulbous, perennial southern African herb (Amaryllis belladonna) having showy umbels of large trumpet-shaped flowers that appear in the fall after the spring leaves die back. Also called amaryllis.
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- n. amaryllis of South Africa often cultivated for its fragrant white or rose flowers
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