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cypripedium


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Cypripedium  \Cyp`ri*pe"di*um\  (s?p`r?-p?"d?-?m),  n.  [NL.,  fr 
  Cypris  Venus  +  pes,  pedis,  foot.]  (Bot.) 
  A  genus  of  orchidaceous  plants  including  the  lady's  slipper. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  Cypripedium 
  n  :  genus  of  chiefly  American  perennial  leafy-stemmed  orchids: 
  lady's  slippers;  sometimes  includes  species  of  genus 
  Paphiopedilum  [syn:  {Cypripedium},  {genus  Cypripedium}] 




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