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Scilla

[sil-uh; Italian sheel-lah] /ˈsɪl ə; Italian ˈʃil lɑ/
noun
1.
modern name of Scylla.
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British Dictionary definitions for Scilla

scilla

/ˈsɪlə/
noun
1.
any liliaceous plant of the genus Scilla, of Old World temperate regions, having small bell-shaped flowers See also squill (sense 3)
Word Origin
C19: via Latin from Greek skilla; compare squill
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