spring ephemeral


any of various woodland wildflowers that appear above ground in early spring, flower and fruit, and die in a short two-month period.

Nearby words

  1. spring break,
  2. spring cankerworm,
  3. spring catch,
  4. spring chicken,
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  6. spring equinox,
  7. spring fever,
  8. spring for,
  9. spring lamb,
  10. spring ligament

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