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creamcups

[ kreem-kuhps ]
/ ˈkrimˌkʌps /
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noun, plural cream·cups.(used with a singular or plural verb)
a Californian plant, Platystemon californicus, of the poppy family, having narrow leaves and small, pale-yellow or cream-colored flowers.
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Origin of creamcups

An Americanism dating back to 1885–90; cream + cup + -s3
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British Dictionary definitions for creamcups

creamcups
/ (ˈkriːmˌkʌps) /

noun
(functioning as singular or plural) a Californian papaveraceous plant, Platystemon californicus, with small cream-coloured or yellow flowers on long flower stalks
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