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meadow lily

noun
Origin of meadow lily
1825-1835
1825-35, Americanism
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  • It bore a single dark orange-red flower, which did not droop as do the flowers of the meadow lily, but stood stiffly erect.

British Dictionary definitions for meadow lily

meadow lily

noun
1.
another name for Canada lily
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