Crown-imperial
Crown-imperial Crown"-im*pe"ri*al (-?m-p?"r?-al), n. (Bot.) A spring-blooming plant ({Fritillaria imperialis}) of the Lily family, having at the top of the stalk a cluster of pendent bell-shaped flowers surmounted with a tuft of green leaves. [1913 Webster]

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  • Crown imperial — Crown Crown (kroun), n. [OE. corone, coroun, crune, croun, OF. corone, corune, F. couronne, fr. L. corona crown, wreath; akin to Gr. korw nh anything curved, crown; cf. also L. curvus curved, E. curve, curb, Gael. cruinn round, W. crwn. Cf.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Crown Imperial — can be: Chrysler Crown Imperial, a model of Chrysler limousine Crown Imperial (march), a musical composition by Sir William Walton Fritillaria imperialis (Kaiser s Crown), a plant This disambiguation page lists articles associated with the same… …   Wikipedia

  • crown imperial — daugiažiedė margutė statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Lelijinių šeimos dekoratyvinis nuodingas augalas (Fritillaria imperialis), paplitęs pietų Azijoje. atitikmenys: lot. Fritillaria imperialis angl. crown imperial; Imperial crown; Imperial… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • crown imperial — an Iranian plant, Fritillaria imperialis, of the lily family, having a purple spotted stem and a whorl of usually reddish orange flowers hanging beneath a tuft of leaves, grown as an ornamental. [1535 45] * * * …   Universalium

  • crown imperial — noun an Asian fritillary (plant) with a cluster of bell like flowers at the top of a tall, largely bare stem. [Fritillaria imperialis.] …   English new terms dictionary

  • crown imperial — /kraʊn ɪmˈpɪəriəl/ (say krown im pearreeuhl) noun a plant, Fritillaria imperialis, with an erect stem bearing a whorl of large pendulous flowers near the top …   Australian English dictionary

  • crown imperial — noun Eurasian herb with a cluster of leaves and orange red bell shaped flowers at the top of the stem • Syn: ↑Fritillaria imperialis • Hypernyms: ↑fritillary, ↑checkered lily …   Useful english dictionary

  • Crown Imperial (musical composition) — Crown Imperial is an orchestral march by the English composer William Walton. It was first performed at the coronation of King George VI in 1937, and substantially revised in 1963. Walton composed the march originally for performance at the… …   Wikipedia

  • Crown Imperial (march) — Crown Imperial is an orchestral march by the English composer William Walton. It was first performed at the coronation of King George VI in 1937, and substantially revised in 1953. Walton composed the march originally for performance at the… …   Wikipedia

  • Crown Imperial Court — (Brinchang,Малайзия) Категория отеля: Адрес: Brinchang, 39100 Brinchang, Малайзия …   Каталог отелей

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