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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A genus of orchids, of the tribe Vandeæ, type of the subtribe Stanhopieæ.

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  • n. any of various orchids of the genus Stanhopea having a single large leaf and loose racemes of large fragrant flowers of various colors; Mexico to Brazil

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