Simple Definition of cyclamen
: a plant that has flowers with large white, pink, or red petals that hang downward
Full Definition of cyclamen
: any of a genus (Cyclamen) of Old World plants of the primrose family having showy nodding flowers
Origin of cyclamen
New Latin, genus name, from Greek kyklaminos
First Known Use: circa 1550
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Britannica.com: Encyclopedia article about "cyclamen"
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