paper-white narcissus

[ pey-per-hwahyt, -wahyt ]
/ ˈpeɪ pərˌʰwaɪt, -ˌwaɪt /

noun

a white-flowered variety of Narcissus tazetta, often forced for indoor bloom.

Nearby words

  1. paper-pusher,
  2. paper-shelled,
  3. paper-thin,
  4. paper-train,
  5. paper-weight,
  6. paperback,
  7. paperbark,
  8. paperbark maple,
  9. paperboard,
  10. paperboy

Also called pa·per-white.

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