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flower-of-an-hour

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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The bladder-ketmia, Hibiscus Trionum, the flower of which is open only in mid-day.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. annual weedy herb with ephemeral yellow purple-eyed flowers; Old World tropics; naturalized as a weed in North America

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