Dutchman's–breeches

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noun, plural in form but singular or plural in construction Dutch·man's–breech·es \ˌdəch-mənz-ˈbri-chəz\

Definition of Dutchman's–breeches

  1. :  a spring-flowering herb (Dicentra cucullaria) of the fumitory family occurring in the eastern U.S. and having finely divided leaves and cream-white double-spurred flowers

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First Known Use of dutchman's–breeches

1837


Medical Dictionary

Dutchman's–breeches

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noun plural but singular or plural in construction Dutch·man's–breech·es \ˌdəch-mənz-ˈbrich-əz\

Medical Definition of Dutchman's–breeches

  1. :  a delicate spring-flowering herb (Dicentra cucullaria of the family Fumariaceae) that occurs in the eastern United States and has tubers that are a source of corydalis

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