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pinkster flower

noun
Origin of pinkster flower
1865-1870
An Americanism dating back to 1865-70

pinxter flower

or pinkster flower

noun
1.
a wild azalea, Rhododendron periclymenoides, of the U.S., having pink or purplish flowers.
Also called wild honeysuckle.
Origin
An Americanism dating back to 1865-70
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  • pinkster flower--It shows its pink flowers in rocky woods and thickets during spring.

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