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wildflower

[wahyld-flou-er] /ˈwaɪldˌflaʊ ər/
noun
1.
the flower of a plant that normally grows in fields, forests, etc., without deliberate cultivation.
2.
the plant itself.
Also, wild flower.
Origin
1790-1800
1790-1800; wild + flower
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British Dictionary definitions for wild flower

wild flower

noun
1.
Also wildflower. any flowering plant that grows in an uncultivated state
2.
the flower of such a plant
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