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satin-flower

[sat-n-flou-er] /ˈsæt nˌflaʊ ər/
noun
1.
a Californian plant, Clarkia amoena, of the evening primrose family, having cup-shaped pink or purplish flowers blotched with red.
Origin of satin-flower
1590-1600
1590-1600
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  • There is one especially, called Sisyrinchium, whose common name of satin-flower describes a surface almost metallic in its lustre.

    Lore of Proserpine Maurice Hewlett

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