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What word or phrase does your mother always say?
/ˈprɪn sɪzˈfɛθ ər/
a tall, showy plant,
Amaranthus hybridus erythrostachys,
of the amaranth family, having reddish foliage and thick spikes of small, red flowers.
a hairy, much-branched, plant,
of the buckwheat family, native to Asia and Australia, having pink or rose-colored flower spikes, naturalized in North America.
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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