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  • noun A lily growing in Asia and North Africa, Nymphaea caerulea, revered by the Ancient Egyptians.
  • noun A perennial plant, Nelumbo nucifera, having attractive flowers and sometimes used in food.

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  • noun blue lotus of India and southeastern Asia
  • noun blue Egyptian lotus: held sacred by the Egyptians


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