lady slipper
noun see lady's slipper

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • lady-slipper — n. (l[=a] d[y^] sl[i^]p p[ e]r), (Bot.) Same as {lady s slipper}. Syn: lady s slipper, lady s slipper, slipper orchid. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • lady-slipper — [lād′ēslip΄ər] n. 1. CYPRIPEDIUM 2. any of various cultivated orchids whose flowers somewhat resemble a slipper: Also lady s slipper * * * …   Universalium

  • lady-slipper — [lād′ēslip΄ər] n. 1. CYPRIPEDIUM 2. any of various cultivated orchids whose flowers somewhat resemble a slipper: Also lady s slipper …   English World dictionary

  • lady-slipper — noun any of several chiefly American wildflowers having an inflated pouchlike lip; difficult or impossible to cultivate in the garden • Syn: ↑lady s slipper, ↑ladies slipper, ↑slipper orchid • Hypernyms: ↑orchid, ↑orchidaceous plant • …   Useful english dictionary

  • Lady Slipper (Île-du-Prince-Édouard) — Lady Slipper Administration Pays  Canada Province …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Lady Slipper Drive — The Lady Slipper Drive is a former scenic drive located in Prince County, Prince Edward Island.The Lady Slipper Drive comprised numerous routes along coastal sections of Prince County and measured approximately 300 km in length. It was replaced… …   Wikipedia

  • yellow lady-slipper — noun maroon to purple brown orchid with yellow lip; Europe, North America and Japan • Syn: ↑yellow lady s slipper, ↑Cypripedium calceolus, ↑Cypripedium parviflorum • Hypernyms: ↑lady s slipper, ↑lady slipper, ↑ladies slipper, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • showy lady slipper — noun pale pink wild orchid of northeastern America having an inflated pouchlike lip • Syn: ↑common lady s slipper, ↑showy lady s slipper, ↑Cypripedium reginae, ↑Cypripedium album • Hypernyms: ↑lady s slipper, ↑lady slipper, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • pink lady slipper — noun see pink lady s slipper …   Useful english dictionary

  • white lady-slipper — noun see white lady s slipper …   Useful english dictionary

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