Cleome meaning

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Any of various often strong-smelling plants of the genus Cleome, native chiefly to warm regions and including several ornamentals.
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Any of a large genus (Cleome) of mostly tropical plants of the caper family, with white, pink, yellow, green, or purple flowers having stalked petals and long stamens; spider flower.
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A taxonomic genus within the family Cleomaceae — some flowering plants, some called spider plants.
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Origin of cleome

  • New Latin Cleome genus name

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition