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moonflower

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noun moon·flow·er \-ˌflau̇(-ə)r\

Definition of moonflower

  1. :  a tropical American morning glory (Ipomoea alba syn. Calonyction aculeatum) with fragrant flowers; also :  any of several related plants



Circa 1909

First Known Use of moonflower

circa 1909

Rhymes with moonflower

bell tower, black power, disk flower, fire tower, great power, Great Stour, half hour, H hour, ray flower, rush hour, sea power, state flower, war power, world power


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