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jonquil

Noun

1 widely cultivated ornamental plant native to southern Europe but naturalized elsewhere having fragrant yellow or white clustered flowers [syn: Narcissus jonquilla]
2 often used colloquially for any yellow daffodil

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English

Pronunciation

(US) IPA: /ˈdʒɑŋkwəl/

Noun

  1. a fragrant bulb flower (Narcissus jonquilla);
  2. a species of daffodil.

Translations

Narcissus jonquilla

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