Cape cowslip

noun

Definition of Cape cowslip

: a southern African bulb or plant of the genus Lachenalia bearing bell-shaped flowers

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from Cape of Good Hope

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“Cape cowslip.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Cape%20cowslip. Accessed 8 December 2019.

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