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trumpet creeper

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noun
any climbing plant belonging to the genus Campsis, of the bignonia family, especially C. radicans, of the southern U.S., having elliptic leaves and large, red, trumpet-shaped flowers.
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Origin of trumpet creeper

An Americanism dating back to 1825–35
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