carrion flower

noun

Definition of carrion flower

1 : an American catbrier (Smilax herbacea) whose flowers smell like carrion
2 : a plant of the genus Stapelia

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“Carrion flower.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/carrion%20flower. Accessed 12 December 2019.

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