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blue-curls

or blue curls

[ bloo-kurlz ]
/ ˈbluˌkɜrlz /
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noun, plural blue-curls.
(used with a singular or plural verb) any of several plants belonging to the genus Trichostema, of the mint family, having blue to pink or, rarely, white flowers with long, curved filaments.
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Origin of blue-curls

An Americanism dating back to 1810–20
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