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kingcup

[king-kuhp] /ˈkɪŋˌkʌp/
noun
1.
any of various common buttercups, as Ranunculus bulbosus, having bright-yellow flowers.
2.
Chiefly British. the marsh marigold.
Origin
1530-1540
1530-40; king + cup
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British Dictionary definitions for kingcup

kingcup

/ˈkɪŋˌkʌp/
noun
1.
(Brit) any of several yellow-flowered ranunculaceous plants, esp the marsh marigold
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