paeony
paeony pae"o*ny, Paeony P[ae]"o*ny(p[=e]"[-o]*n[y^]), n. (Bot.) Any of numerous plants widely cultivated for their showy single or double red or pink or white flowers; the {Peony}. [1913 Webster + WordNet 1.5]

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  • Paeony — pae o*ny, Paeony P[ae] o*ny(p[=e] [ o]*n[y^]), n. (Bot.) Any of numerous plants widely cultivated for their showy single or double red or pink or white flowers; the {Peony}. [1913 Webster + WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • paeony — Peony Pe o*ny, n.; pl. {Peonies}. [OE. pione, pioine, pioni, OF. pione, F. pivoine, L. paeonia, Gr. ?, fr. ?, ?, the god of healing. Cf. {P[ae]an}.] (Bot.) A plant, and its flower, of the ranunculaceous genus {P[ae]onia}. Of the four or five… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • paeony — [[t]pi͟ːəni[/t]] see peony …   English dictionary

  • paeony — pe·o·ny || pɪːənɪ n. type of flower …   English contemporary dictionary

  • paeony — noun variant spelling of peony …   English new terms dictionary

  • paeony — pae·o·ny …   English syllables

  • paeony — /ˈpiəni/ (say peeuhnee) noun → peony …   Australian English dictionary

  • paeony — var. of PEONY. * * * noun any of numerous plants widely cultivated for their showy single or double red or pink or white flowers • Syn: ↑peony • Hypernyms: ↑flower • Member Holonyms: ↑Paeonia, ↑genus Paeonia * * * …   Useful english dictionary

  • Tobacco rattle virus — Taxobox color=violet name = Tobacco rattle virus (TRV) virus group = iv familia = genus = Tobravirus species = Tobacco rattle virus synonyms = aster ringspot virus belladonna mosaic virus paeony mosaic virus paeony ringspot virus potato corky… …   Wikipedia

  • Peony — For the ancient Balkan region and tribe, see Paionia. Taxobox name = Peony image width = 240px image caption = Paeonia Suffruticosa regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Saxifragales familia = Paeoniaceae genus …   Wikipedia

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