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marvel-of-Peru

[mahr-vuh l-uh v-puh-roo] /ˈmɑr vəl əv pəˈru/
noun
1.
the four-o'clock, Mirabilis jalapa.
Origin
1590-1600
1590-1600
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marvel-of-Peru

noun (pl) marvels-of-Peru
1.
another name for four-o'clock (sense 1)
Word Origin
C16: first found in Peru
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