huntsman's-cup

[ huhnts-muh nz-kuhp ]
/ ˈhʌnts mənzˈkʌp /

noun

a common pitcher plant, Sarracenia purpurea.

Origin of huntsman's-cup

First recorded in 1840–50
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British Dictionary definitions for huntsman's-cup

huntsman's-cup

noun

US any of various pitcher plants of the genus Sarracenia, whose leaves are modified to form tubular pitchers

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