lyreflower
lyreflower lyreflower (Bot.) n. A garden plant ({Dicentra spectabilis}) having deep-pink drooping heart-shaped flowers.

Syn: bleeding heart, {Dicentra spectabilis}. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • lyreflower — noun garden plant having deep pink drooping heart shaped flowers • Syn: ↑bleeding heart, ↑lyre flower, ↑Dicentra spectabilis • Hypernyms: ↑herb, ↑herbaceous plant • Member Holonyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Dicentra spectabilis — lyreflower lyreflower (Bot.) n. A garden plant ({Dicentra spectabilis}) having deep pink drooping heart shaped flowers. Syn: bleeding heart, {Dicentra spectabilis}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Dicentra spectabilis — lyreflower lyreflower (Bot.) n. A garden plant ({Dicentra spectabilis}) having deep pink drooping heart shaped flowers. Syn: bleeding heart, {Dicentra spectabilis}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • bleeding heart — noun 1. garden plant having deep pink drooping heart shaped flowers • Syn: ↑lyreflower, ↑lyre flower, ↑Dicentra spectabilis • Hypernyms: ↑herb, ↑herbaceous plant • Member Holonyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Dicentra — noun North American and Asian herbs with divided leaves and irregular flowers • Syn: ↑genus Dicentra • Hypernyms: ↑dilleniid dicot genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Fumariaceae, ↑family Fumariaceae, ↑fumitory family …   Useful english dictionary

  • Dicentra spectabilis — noun garden plant having deep pink drooping heart shaped flowers • Syn: ↑bleeding heart, ↑lyreflower, ↑lyre flower • Hypernyms: ↑herb, ↑herbaceous plant • Member Holonyms: ↑Dicentra, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • genus Dicentra — noun North American and Asian herbs with divided leaves and irregular flowers • Syn: ↑Dicentra • Hypernyms: ↑dilleniid dicot genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Fumariaceae, ↑family Fumariaceae, ↑fumitory family …   Useful english dictionary

  • herbaceous plant — noun a plant lacking a permanent woody stem; many are flowering garden plants or potherbs; some having medicinal properties; some are pests • Syn: ↑herb • Derivationally related forms: ↑herbal (for: ↑herb) • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • lyre-flower — noun garden plant having deep pink drooping heart shaped flowers • Syn: ↑bleeding heart, ↑lyreflower, ↑Dicentra spectabilis • Hypernyms: ↑herb, ↑herbaceous plant • Member Holonyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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