/kuy'euh noh dok"seuh, kuy on'euh-/, n.
any of several plants belonging to the genus Chionodoxa, of the lily family, having blue, white, or pink clusters of flowers on short stalks, and including the glory-of-the-snow.
[1844; < NL < Gk chiono-, comb. form of chión snow + dóxa glory]

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