from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. a liliaceous flower (Fritillaria Meleagris) with petals spotted like the feathers of the Guinea hen.
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- n. Eurasian checkered lily with pendant flowers usually veined and checkered with purple or maroon on a pale ground and shaped like the bells carried by lepers in medieval times; widely grown as an ornamental
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