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heartsease

[hahrts-eez] /ˈhɑrtsˌiz/
noun
1.
peace of mind.
2.
the pansy or other plant of the genus Viola.
3.
the lady's-thumb.
Also, heart's-ease.
Origin
late Middle English
1375-1425
1375-1425; late Middle English hertes ese. See heart, ease
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  • No one would ever expect to get a first-rate heartsease or dahlia from the seed of a wild plant.
British Dictionary definitions for heartsease

heartsease

/ˈhɑːtsˌiːz/
noun
1.
another name for the wild pansy
2.
peace of mind
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