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tropaeolum

/trəʊˈpiːələm/
noun (pl) -lums, -la (-lə)
1.
any garden plant of the genus Tropaeolum esp the nasturtium
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C18: from New Latin, from Latin tropaeumtrophy; referring to the shield-shaped leaves and helmet-shaped flowers
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