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wild pink

n.
A perennial herb (Silene caroliniana) native to the eastern United States, having opposite leaves, sticky stems and calyces, and clusters of pink or white flowers.
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Noun1.wild pink - a bog orchid with usually a solitary fragrant magenta pink blossom with a wide gaping corollawild pink - a bog orchid with usually a solitary fragrant magenta pink blossom with a wide gaping corolla; Canada
genus Arethusa - genus of bog orchids of North America and Japan
arethusa - any of several bog orchids of the genus Arethusa having 1 or 2 showy flowers
2.wild pink - perennial of eastern and central North America having short-stalked pink or white flowers in hairy clusterswild pink - perennial of eastern and central North America having short-stalked pink or white flowers in hairy clusters
genus Silene - large widely distributed genus of plants having mostly showy flowers of various colors: campion; catchfly
campion, catchfly, silene - any plant of the genus Silene
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Gone are the days when kids came home from the pediatrician's office with only a wild pink Band-Aid as a badge of honor.
The signage identifies the new project as "Dubai Creek Harbour", though the boulevard seems to lead straight to a construction site near a protected area where thousands of wild pink flamingos feed.
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2) The earlier paper concluded that infestations of ectoparasitic sea lice from salmon farms were driving a decline in wild pink salmon (Oncorhynchus gorbuschd) populations in British Columbia's Broughton Archipelago and that extinction would occur if the infestations continued.
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Farmed mussels and oysters make the list, along with line- or pole-caught albacore tuna, wild Alaskan salmon, Pacific sardines and wild pink shrimp from Oregon.
But she's back on form, with a stunning silvery blonde bob replacing her wild pink hair, and a tour edition of Funhouse due for release next month.
On the other hand, in studies of other estuaries of Southeast Alaska, spring carrying capacity far exceeded the estimated abundance of wild pink and chum salmon fry (Bailey et al.
The delicious new "grown-up" fish finger is made from 100 per cent wild pink salmon fillet.