variants: or ladies'-eardrop \¦⸗⸗¦⸗ˌ⸗ \
plural lady's-eardrops or ladies'-eardrops

Definition of lady's-eardrop 

1 : any of several plants of the genus Fuchsia (especially F. coccinea)

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First Known Use of lady's-eardrop

1829, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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