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sweet william

noun
1.
a pink, Dianthus barbatus, having clusters of small, variously colored flowers.
Also, sweet William.
Also called bunch pink.
Origin
1555-1565
1555-65
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British Dictionary definitions for sweet-william

sweet william

noun
1.
a widely cultivated Eurasian caryophyllaceous plant, Dianthus barbatus, with flat clusters of white, pink, red, or purple flowers
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