Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A low orchid of boggy places. See Malaxis.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • The rarer orchids of the district are the bog-orchis (_Malaxis paludosa_), the narrow-leaved helleborine (_Cephalanthera ensifolia_), and the butterfly orchis

    Hertfordshire

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