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hollyhock

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noun hol·ly·hock \ˈhä-lē-ˌhäk, -ˌhȯk\

Simple Definition of hollyhock

  • : a tall plant with rounded leaves and brightly colored flowers

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of hollyhock

  1. :  a tall widely cultivated biennial or perennial herb (Alcea rosea syn. Althaea rosea) of the mallow family that has large coarse rounded leaves and tall spikes of showy flowers and that is probably of Asian origin


HOLLYHOCK Defined for Kids

hollyhock

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noun hol·ly·hock \ˈhä-lē-ˌhäk\

Definition of hollyhock for Students

  1. :  a plant with large rounded leaves and tall stalks of bright showy flowers




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