stinking iris

noun

an iris plant, Iris foetidissima, of W Europe and N Africa, having purplish flowers and a strong unpleasant smell when bruisedAlso called: gladdon

Nearby words

  1. stinking,
  2. stinking ash,
  3. stinking badger,
  4. stinking cedar,
  5. stinking chamomile,
  6. stinking roger,
  7. stinking smut,
  8. stinkingly,
  9. stinko,
  10. stinkpot

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