queen's cup


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queen's cup

n.
A perennial plant (Clintonia uniflora) in the lily family, native to western North American woodlands, having a usually single white flower that produces a blue berry.
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Noun1.queen's cup - plant with 1 or 2 white starlike flowers on short leafless stalks; Alaska to California and east to Oregon and Montana
genus Clintonia - sometimes placed in family Convallariaceae
clintonia, Clinton's lily - any temperate liliaceous plant of the genus Clintonia having broad basal leaves and white or yellowish or purplish flowers followed by blue or black berries
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In a week when the Welsh Blacks won the RWAS Queen's Cup, WBCS president Lorraine Howells added: "It's a shame that, at such a wonderful show, a few mindless idiots should spoil things.
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The Queen's Cup is among the oldest international competitions in the world and has been played at the Guards Polo Club since 1955.
Andy Murray admires the Queen's Cup after winning the AEGON Championships; opponent Jo-Wilfried Tsonga is floored (inset)
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