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cuckooflower

[koo-koo-flou-er, koo k-oo-] /ˈku kuˌflaʊ ər, ˈkʊk u-/
noun
1.
any of various plants, as the lady's-smock or the ragged robin.
Origin
1570-1580
1570-80; cuckoo + flower, so called because it is found in bloom when the cuckoo is heard
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British Dictionary definitions for cuckooflower

cuckooflower

/ˈkʊkuːˌflaʊə/
noun
1.
another name for lady's-smock, ragged robin
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