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Poppy vs. Anemone — What's the Difference?

Poppy vs. Anemone — What's the Difference?

Difference Between Poppy and Anemone

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Poppy

A poppy is a flowering plant in the subfamily Papaveroideae of the family Papaveraceae. Poppies are herbaceous plants, often grown for their colourful flowers.
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Anemone

Anemone () is a genus of flowering plants in the buttercup family Ranunculaceae. Plants of the genus are commonly called windflowers.
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Poppy

A herbaceous plant with showy flowers, milky sap, and rounded seed capsules. Many poppies contain alkaloids and are a source of drugs such as morphine and codeine.
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Anemone

Any of various perennial herbs of the genus Anemone in the buttercup family, native chiefly to northern temperate regions and having palmately lobed leaves and large white or brightly colored flowers. Also called windflower.
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Poppy

(of popular music) tuneful and immediately appealing
Catchy, poppy tunes
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Anemone

A sea anemone.
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Poppy

Any of various plants of the genus Papaver, having colorful flowers usually with four delicate petals, milky sap, and a capsule with pores that release numerous small seeds.
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Anemone

Any plant of the genus Anemone, of the Ranunculaceae (or buttercup) family, such as the windflower.
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Poppy

Any of various other plants of the family Papaveraceae, such as the California poppy.
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Anemone

A sea anemone.
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Poppy

A vivid red to reddish orange.
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Anemone

A genus of plants of the Ranunculus or Crowfoot family; windflower. Some of the species are cultivated in gardens.
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Poppy

Any plant of the genus Papaver or the family Papaveraceae, with crumpled, often red, petals and a milky juice having narcotic properties; especially the common poppy or corn poppy (Papaver rhoeas) which has orange-red flowers; the flower of such a plant.
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Anemone

The sea anemone. See Actinia, and Sea anemone.
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Poppy

A bright red colour tinted with orange, like that of the common poppy flower.
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Anemone

Any woodland plant of the genus Anemone grown for its beautiful flowers and whorls of dissected leaves
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Poppy

A simple artificial poppy flower worn in a buttonhole or displayed in other contexts to remember those who died in the two World Wars and other armed conflicts, especially around Remembrance Day/Remembrance Sunday.
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Anemone

Marine polyps that resemble flowers but have oral rings of tentacles; differ from corals in forming no hard skeleton
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Poppy

(endearing) One's father or grandfather, or a male authority figure having similar standing.
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Poppy

Of a bright red colour tinted with orange, like that of the common poppy flower (Papaver rhoeas).
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Poppy

Having a popping or bursting sound.
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Poppy

Of a beverage: resembling soda pop; effervescent, fizzy.
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Poppy

Of eyes: protruding, sticking out.
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Poppy

(dated) Popular.
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Poppy

(music) Typical, or in the style, of pop music.
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Poppy

Any plant or species of the genus Papaver, herbs with showy polypetalous flowers and a milky juice. From one species (Papaver somniferum) opium is obtained, though all the species contain it to some extent; also, a flower of the plant. See Illust. of Capsule.
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Poppy

A raised ornament frequently having the form of a final. It is generally used on the tops of the upright ends or elbows which terminate seats, etc., in Gothic churches.
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Poppy

Annual or biennial or perennial herbs having showy flowers
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