from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A genus of plants of the natural order Papaveraceæ, the poppy family, and the tribe Eupapavereæ, charactrized by a capsule which splits open for a short distance, and by a club-shaped style bearing from four to six radiate-deflexed stigma-lobes.

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  • noun Any of several poppy-like plants, of the genus Meconopsis, most of which are found in the Himalayas

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

  • noun herbs almost entirely of mountains of China and Tibet; often monocarpic


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