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paeony

/ˈpiːənɪ/
noun (pl) -nies
1.
a variant spelling of peony

peony

/ˈpiːənɪ/
noun (pl) -nies
1.
any of various ranunculaceous shrubs and plants of the genus Paeonia, of Eurasia and North America, having large pink, red, white, or yellow flowers
2.
the flower of any of these plants
Word Origin
Old English peonie, from Latin paeōnia, from Greek paiōnia; related to paiōnios healing, from paiōn physician
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