twyblade
Twayblade Tway"blade`, n. (Bot.) Any one of several orchidaceous plants which have only two leaves, as the species of {Listera} and of {Liparis}. [Written also {twyblade}.] [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Twyblade — Twy blade , n. See {Twayblade}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • twyblade — obs. f. twayblade …   Useful english dictionary

  • Liparis — Twayblade Tway blade , n. (Bot.) Any one of several orchidaceous plants which have only two leaves, as the species of {Listera} and of {Liparis}. [Written also {twyblade}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Listera — Twayblade Tway blade , n. (Bot.) Any one of several orchidaceous plants which have only two leaves, as the species of {Listera} and of {Liparis}. [Written also {twyblade}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Twayblade — Tway blade , n. (Bot.) Any one of several orchidaceous plants which have only two leaves, as the species of {Listera} and of {Liparis}. [Written also {twyblade}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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