from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A genus of orchids, of the tribe Vandeæ, type of the subtribe Stanhopieæ.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. any of various orchids of the genus Stanhopea having a single large leaf and loose racemes of large fragrant flowers of various colors; Mexico to Brazil
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