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- n. Any orchid in the genus Masdevallia.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A genus of orchids of the tribe Epidendreœ and the subtribe Pleurothalleœ.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. any of numerous orchids of the genus Masdevallia; tufted evergreen often diminutive plants whose flowers in a remarkable range of colors usually resemble a tricorn with sepals fused at the base to form a tube
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