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Oriental poppy

noun
1.
a poppy, Papaver orientale, of Asia, having bristly stems and leaves and showy scarlet, pink, or white flowers, cultivated as an ornamental.
Origin of Oriental poppy
1725-1735
First recorded in 1725-35
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