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Poppy vs. Anemone

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Poppynoun

Any plant of the genus Papaver, with crumpled often red petals and a milky juice.

Anemonenoun

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

Poppynoun

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

Anemonenoun

A sea anemone.

Poppynoun

A simple artificial poppy worn in the buttonhole to remember the fallen in the two World Wars, especially around Remembrance Sunday.

Anemonenoun

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

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Poppynoun

An affectionate nickname given to a father or grandfather, or a male authority figure standing in a similar position.

Anemonenoun

The sea anemone. See Actinia, and Sea anemone.

Poppyadjective

Of a bright red color, tinted with orange, like that of the poppy flower.

Anemonenoun

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

Poppyadjective

(music) In the style of pop music.

Anemonenoun

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

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Poppyadjective

Having a popping sound.

Anemone

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

Poppynoun

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.

Poppynoun

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.

Poppynoun

annual or biennial or perennial herbs having showy flowers

Poppynoun

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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Poppyadjective

(of popular music) tuneful and immediately appealing

‘catchy, poppy tunes’;

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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