Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Any of various perennial plants of the genus Uvularia in the lily family, native to eastern North America and having solitary, nodding, yellow bell-shaped flowers. Also called merry-bells.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Any of several perennial plants, of the genus Uvularia, that have yellow, bell-shaped flowers

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A genus of plants (Uvularia) with yellowish bell-shaped flowers.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A. general name for plants of the natural order Campanulaceæ.
  • n. In the United States, a common name for species of the genus Uvularia, spring flowers of the natural order Liliaceæ.

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

  • n. any of various plants of the genus Uvularia having yellowish drooping bell-shaped flowers

Etymologies

bell +‎ wort (Wiktionary)

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