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dragonhead

[drag-uh n-hed] /ˈdræg ənˌhɛd/
noun
1.
any of several mints of the genus Dracocephalum having spikes of double-lipped flowers.
Also, dragon's head.
Origin of dragonhead
1500-1510
1500-10; translation of New Latin Dracocephalum
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  • Below each dragonhead was a toad with its mouth opened toward the dragon.
British Dictionary definitions for dragonhead

dragonhead

/ˈdræɡənˌhɛd/
noun
1.
any plant of the genus Dracocephalum, of Europe, Asia, and North America, having dense spikes of white or bluish flowers: family Lamiaceae (labiates)
2.
any North American plant of the related genus Physostegia, having pink or purplish flowers
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