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goldcup

[gohld-kuhp] /ˈgoʊldˌkʌp/
noun
1.
a Mexican climbing shrub, Solandra guttata, of the nightshade family, having cup-shaped yellow flowers marked with purple.
Origin
1570-1580
1570-80; gold + cup
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