Easter lily

Easter lily
any of several white-flowered lilies that are artificially brought into bloom in early spring, esp. Lilium longiflorum eximium, native to Taiwan and widely cultivated.

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  • Easter lily — Eas ter lil y (Bot.) Any one of various lilies or lilylike flowers which bloom about Easter; specif.: (a) The common white lily ({Lilium candidum}), called also {Annunciation lily}. (b) The larger white lily ({Lilium longiflorum eximium}, syn. {L …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Easter lily — n. any of several species of white flowered lilies (esp. Lilium longiflorum), commonly grown for Easter display …   English World dictionary

  • Easter lily — An Easter lily is any one of a number of flowers, generally grown and sold as a pot plant or as a cut flower for the Easter festival. The plants include *Lilium longiflorum, a scented lily, which is most commonly sold by the name Easter lily in… …   Wikipedia

  • Easter lily — ilgažiedė lelija statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Lelijinių šeimos dekoratyvinis augalas (Lilium longiflorum), paplitęs Japonijoje, Korėjoje ir Taivane. atitikmenys: lot. Lilium longiflorum angl. Easter lily; trumpet lily; white trumpet lily …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • easter lily — raiboji lelija statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Lelijinių šeimos dekoratyvinis, vaistinis augalas (Lilium lancifolium), paplitęs rytų Azijoje. atitikmenys: lot. Lilium lancifolium angl. devil lily; easter lily; kentan; martagon; tiger lily… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • Easter-lily — raudonasis meilenis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Amarilinių šeimos dekoratyvinis augalas (Hippeastrum puniceum), paplitęs Pietų Amerikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Hippeastrum puniceum angl. Barbados lily; Easter lily pranc. lis rouge šaltinis… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • Easter Lily (badge) — The Easter Lily is a badge worn at Easter by Irish republicans as symbol of remembrance for Irish combatants who died during or were executed after the 1916 Easter Rising. Depending on the political affiliations of the bearer, it can also… …   Wikipedia

  • Easter-lily-vine — stambiažiedė dūduolė statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Stepukinių šeimos dekoratyvinis augalas (Beaumontia grandiflora), paplitęs Indijoje ir Nepale. atitikmenys: lot. Beaumontia grandiflora angl. Easter lily vine; herald s trumpet; Nepal… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • Easter lily — noun tall lily have large white trumpet shaped flowers that bloom in the spring • Syn: ↑Bermuda lily, ↑white trumpet lily, ↑Lilium longiflorum • Hypernyms: ↑lily * * * noun, pl ⋯ lilies [count] : a white garden flower that blooms in spring …   Useful english dictionary

  • Easter lily — noun Any of various flowers associated with Easter …   Wiktionary

  • Easter lily — noun Date: 1877 any of several white cultivated lilies (especially Lilium longiflorum) that bloom in early spring …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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