bishop's-cap

[ bish-uh ps-kap ]
/ ˈbɪʃ əpsˌkæp /

noun


Nearby words

  1. bishop sleeve,
  2. bishop violet,
  3. bishop's mitre,
  4. bishop's ring,
  5. bishop's weed,
  6. bishop's-weed,
  7. bishop, elizabeth,
  8. bishopbird,
  9. bishopric,
  10. bishops' bible

Origin of bishop's-cap

An Americanism dating back to 1830–40

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British Dictionary definitions for bishop's-cap

bishop's-cap

noun

another name for mitrewort
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