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- n. Any of several plants, of the genus Salpiglossis, that have variegated, funnel-shaped blossoms in a variety of colors
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A genus of gamopetalous plants of the order Solanaceæ, type of the tribe Salpiglossidæ, and characterized by four perfect didynamous stamens, two-cleft capsule-valves, and an obliquely funnel-shaped corolla slightly two-lipped and with ample throat, the lobes both plicate and imbricated.
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- n. any plant of the genus Salpiglossis
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