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fritillaria

[frit-l-air-ee-uh] /ˌfrɪt lˈɛər i ə/
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1.
any liliaceous plant of the genus Fritillaria, comprising bulbous herbs having drooping, bell-shaped flowers.
Origin of fritillaria
1570-1580
1570-80; < New Latin, name of genus, equivalent to Latin fritill(us) dice box + -āria -ary
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