Slipperwort
Slipperwort \Slip"per*wort`\, n. (Bot.) See {Calceolaria}. [1913 Webster]

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  • slipperwort — mišrioji kalceoliarija statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Kalceoliarinių šeimos dekoratyvinis kultūrinis augalas (Calceolaria ×herbeohybrida). atitikmenys: lot. Calceolaria herbeohybrida angl. pocketbook plant; pocketbook flower; pocketbook… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • slipperwort — kalceoliarija statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Kalceoliarinių (Calceolariaceae) šeimos augalų gentis (Calceolaria). atitikmenys: lot. Calceolaria angl. slipperflower; slipperwort vok. Pantoffelblume rus. кальцеолария; кошельки lenk.… …   Dekoratyvinių augalų vardynas

  • slipperwort — /slip euhr werrt , wawrt /, n. any of several tropical American plants belonging to the genus Calceolaria, of the figwort family, having opposite or whorled leaves and slipper shaped flowers. [1810 20; SLIPPER1 + WORT2] * * * …   Universalium

  • slipperwort — noun Any of various plants of the genus Calceolaria, usually with orange or yellow flowers …   Wiktionary

  • slipperwort — n. calceolaria. * * * noun any garden plant of the genus Calceolaria having flowers with large inflated slipper shaped lower lip • Syn: ↑calceolaria • Hypernyms: ↑flower • Member Holonyms: ↑genus Calceolaria * * * ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun …   Useful english dictionary

  • calceolaria — cal ce*o*la ri*a (k[a^]l s[ e]*[ o]*l[=a] r[i^]*[.a]), n. [NL., fr. L. calceolarius shoemaker, fr. calceolus, a dim. of calceus shoe.] (Bot.) A genus of showy herbaceous or shrubby plants, brought from South America; slipperwort. It has a yellow… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • gib — Slipper Slip per, n. 1. One who, or that which, slips. [1913 Webster] 2. A kind of light shoe, which may be slipped on with ease, and worn in undress; a slipshoe. [1913 Webster] 3. A kind of apron or pinafore for children. [1913 Webster] 4. A… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • shoe — Slipper Slip per, n. 1. One who, or that which, slips. [1913 Webster] 2. A kind of light shoe, which may be slipped on with ease, and worn in undress; a slipshoe. [1913 Webster] 3. A kind of apron or pinafore for children. [1913 Webster] 4. A… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Slipper — Slip per, n. 1. One who, or that which, slips. [1913 Webster] 2. A kind of light shoe, which may be slipped on with ease, and worn in undress; a slipshoe. [1913 Webster] 3. A kind of apron or pinafore for children. [1913 Webster] 4. A kind of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Slipper animalcule — Slipper Slip per, n. 1. One who, or that which, slips. [1913 Webster] 2. A kind of light shoe, which may be slipped on with ease, and worn in undress; a slipshoe. [1913 Webster] 3. A kind of apron or pinafore for children. [1913 Webster] 4. A… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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