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wild hyacinth

noun

Definition of wild hyacinth

  1. :  any of several plants with flowers suggestive of hyacinths: as a :  a camas (Camassia scilloides) of eastern North America with white or bluish racemose flowers b :  bluebell 2a c :  any of several western North American herbs (genus Brodiaea) of the lily family with grasslike basal leaves and variously colored flowers



Circa 1794

First Known Use of wild hyacinth

circa 1794


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