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- n. Any plant of the genus Papaver, the poppies.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A genus of plants, including the poppy.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A genus of plants, type of the order Papaveraceæ and the tribe Eupapavereæ, characterized by the dehiscence of the roundish capsule by pores under the lid-like summit; the poppy.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. type genus of the Papaveraceae; chiefly bristly hairy herbs with usually showy flowers
From Latin (Wiktionary)