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  • n. Any of several poppy-like plants, of the genus Meconopsis, most of which are found in the Himalayas

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A genus of plants of the natural order Papaverace√¶, the poppy family, and the tribe Eupapavere√¶, charactrized by a capsule which splits open for a short distance, and by a club-shaped style bearing from four to six radiate-deflexed stigma-lobes.

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

  • n. herbs almost entirely of mountains of China and Tibet; often monocarpic

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Examples

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    Over the River

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    Non-Fiction: Blue Heaven

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