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buttercup

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noun but·ter·cup \-ˌkəp\

Simple Definition of buttercup

  • : a wild plant that has small yellow flowers that are shaped like cups

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of buttercup

  1. :  any of a genus (Ranunculus of the family Ranunculaceae, the buttercup family) of herbs with yellow or white flowers and alternate leaves


BUTTERCUP Defined for Kids

buttercup

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noun but·ter·cup \ˈbə-tər-ˌkəp\

Definition of buttercup for Students

  1. :  a common wildflower with bright yellow blossoms




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