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naked lady

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(Plants) a leafless pink orchid found in Australia and New Zealand
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Noun1.naked lady - bulbous autumn-flowering herb with white, purple or lavender-and-white flowersnaked lady - bulbous autumn-flowering herb with white, purple or lavender-and-white flowers; native to western and central Europe
Colchicum, genus Colchicum - chiefly fall-blooming perennial cormous herbs; sometimes placed in family Colchicaceae
bulbous plant - plant growing from a bulb
2.naked lady - amaryllis of South Africa often cultivated for its fragrant white or rose flowersnaked lady - amaryllis of South Africa often cultivated for its fragrant white or rose flowers
amaryllis - bulbous plant having showy white to reddish flowers
genus Amaryllis - type genus of the Amaryllidaceae; bulbous flowering plants of southern Africa
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COLCHICUM NAKED LADY Have you seen any naked ladies recently?
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He has prominent tattoos on his arms, a naked lady on his right and a dagger on his left.
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Charles said he had heard the bath running and went to see what was going on, and he saw a naked lady testing the bathwater with her toes.
Mum Heather Clissett said: "There was one shoot at a hotel when a tourist walked in and saw a naked lady at a piano, and one where a lift kept shutting and almost taking the naked woman to another floor of a restaurant.
Adele's reference to Rihanna came in the wake of reports that she had received a cake in the shape of a naked lady from the singer.
The following day, the city's famous naked lady will be the star of Coventry's Godiva Carnival and will then journey from Coventry to London to celebrate the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
It's a dinky little picture of a naked lady reclining.
As Mazeppa, Menken was strapped to the side of a galloping horse while wearing nothing but a body stocking, which earned her the nickname "The Naked Lady.