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a species of poppy (Papaver rhoeas), often found in grainfields of Europe and Asia
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nounThe American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
An annual Eurasian plant (Papaver rhoeas) naturalized in North America and having showy, usually scarlet flowers.