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spider lily

noun
1.
any of several plants having lilylike flowers with narrow petals, as those belonging to the genera Crinum, Hymenocallis, and Lycoris, of the amaryllis family.
Origin of spider lily
1885-1890
An Americanism dating back to 1885-90
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