from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A western North American plant (Calochortus nuttallii) having showy, variously colored flowers.
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- n. perennial plant having clusters of one to four showy white bell-shaped flowers atop erect unbranched stems; edible bulbs useful in times of scarcity; eastern Montana and western North Dakota south to northern Arizona and northwestern New Mexico
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