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yellow pitcher plant



[truhm-pits] /ˈtrʌm pɪts/
noun, plural trumpets.
a showy pitcher plant, Sarracenia flava, of the southeastern U.S., having prominently veined, crimson-throated, yellow-green leaves and yellow flowers from 2 to 4 inches (5.1 to 10.2 cm) wide.
Also called trumpet-leaf, yellow pitcher plant.
Origin of trumpets
plural of trumpet Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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yellow-pitcher-plant in the Bible

were of a great variety of forms, and were made of divers materials. Some were made of silver (Num. 10:2), and were used only by the priests in announcing the approach of festivals and in giving signals of war. Some were also made of rams' horns (Josh. 6:8). They were blown at special festivals, and to herald the arrival of special seasons (Lev. 23:24; 25:9; 1 Chr. 15:24; 2 Chr. 29:27; Ps. 81:3; 98:6). "Trumpets" are among the symbols used in the Book of Revelation (Rev. 1:10; 8:2). (See HORN.)

Easton's 1897 Bible Dictionary
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