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trumpet flower

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noun
any of various plants with pendent flowers shaped like a trumpet.
the flower of any of these plants.
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Origin of trumpet flower

An Americanism dating back to 1720–30
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British Dictionary definitions for trumpet flower

trumpet flower

noun
any of various plants having trumpet-shaped flowers
the flower of any of these plants
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