[ frawst-flou-er, frost- ]
/ ˈfrɔstˌflaʊ ər, ˈfrɒst- /
a plant, Milla biflora, of the amaryllis family, native to the southwestern U.S. and Mexico.
its waxy-white, starlike flower.
- frostbite sailing,
- frosted liver,
- frosting on the cake,
Origin of frostflower
Also called Mexican star (for defs 1, 2).
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