turtlehead

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n turtlehead showy perennial of marshlands of eastern and central North America having waxy lanceolate leaves and flower with lower part creamy white and upper parts pale pink to deep purple
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Turtlehead tûr"t'l-hĕd` (Bot) An American perennial herb (Chelone glabra) having white flowers shaped like the head of a turtle. Called also snakehead shell flower, and balmony.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n turtlehead See Chelone, 2.
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Usage


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First time we sixty-nine, I notice he has a little turtlehead sticking out.
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