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moccasin flower

noun
1.
the lady's-slipper.
2.
a cypripedium, Cypripedium acaule, of the U.S.
Origin
1670-1680
1670-80, Americanism
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British Dictionary definitions for moccasin-flower

moccasin flower

noun
1.
any of several North American orchids of the genus Cypripedium with a pink solitary flower See also lady's-slipper, cypripedium (sense 1)
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