Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The hepatica or liverleaf.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • Near the landing there is a beautiful little spring, which Helen calls "squirrel-cup," because I told her the squirrels came there to drink.

    The Story of My Life

  • Near the landing there is a beautiful little spring, which Helen calls "squirrel-cup," because I told her the squirrels came there to drink.

    The Story of My Life

  • Not a single squirrel-cup was seen on our path to-day, yet they abound in many places.

    Rural Hours

  • And the squirrel-cup peeps boldly from his brown leaf bed below.

    Gardening by Myself

  • – from the first white saxifrage tuft or willow catkin, down through all the wonders of squirrel-cup and wind-flower, columbine, arbutus, and Dutchman's breeches?

    Gardening by Myself

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