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globeflower

[ glohb-flou-er ]
/ ˈgloʊbˌflaʊ ər /
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noun
any of several plants belonging to the genus Trollius, of the buttercup family, as T. laxus, of North America, having rounded, yellowish flowers.
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Origin of globeflower

First recorded in 1590–1600; globe + flower
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British Dictionary definitions for globeflower

globeflower
/ (ˈɡləʊbˌflaʊə) /

noun
any ranunculaceous plant of the genus Trollius, having pale yellow, white, or orange globe-shaped flowers
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