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- n. A lily growing in Asia and North Africa, Nymphaea caerulea, revered by the Ancient Egyptians.
- n. A perennial plant, Nelumbo nucifera, having attractive flowers and sometimes used in food.
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- n. blue lotus of India and southeastern Asia
- n. blue Egyptian lotus: held sacred by the Egyptians
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