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a perennial poppy (Papaver orientale), cultivated for its large red, pink, or white flowers
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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.
A southwest Asian plant (Papaver orientale) widely cultivated for its brilliant scarlet and black flowers.