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love-in-a-mist

[luhv-in-uh-mist] /ˈlʌv ɪn əˈmɪst/
noun
1.
a plant, Nigella damascena, of the buttercup family, having feathery dissected leaves and whitish or blue flowers.
Origin of love-in-a-mist
1750-1760
1750-60
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love-in-a-mist

noun
1.
an erect S European ranunculaceous plant, Nigella damascena, cultivated as a garden plant, having finely cut leaves and white or pale blue flowers See also fennelflower
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