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twelve o' clock

[from its flowers closing in the mid-day sun] n. a shrub, Strobilanthes sp., with purple-blue flowers. = ELEVEN O'CLOCK <Andros, Adelaide>

Tags: flower, noun, plant, shrub

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Last update: 2011-08-15 14:32
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
Revision: 1.0

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