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daylily

[dey-lil-ee] /ˈdeɪˌlɪl i/
noun
1.
any lily of the genus Hemerocallis, having yellow, orange, or red flowers that commonly last only for a day.
Also, day lily.
Origin
1590-1600
1590-1600
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British Dictionary definitions for day lily

day lily

noun
1.
any widely cultivated Eurasian liliaceous plant of the genus Hemerocallis, having large yellow, orange, or red lily-like flowers, which typically last for only one day and are immediately succeeded by others
2.
the flower of any of these plants
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