globeflower

noun
globe·​flow·​er | \ ˈglōb-ˌflau̇(-ə)r How to pronounce globeflower (audio) \

Definition of globeflower

: any of a genus (Trollius) of plants of the buttercup family usually with globose yellow or orange flowers

First Known Use of globeflower

1597, in the meaning defined above

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“Globeflower.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/globeflower. Accessed 19 Feb. 2020.

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