lily of the valley

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lily of the valley

n. pl. lilies of the valley
A widely cultivated ornamental plant (Convallaria majalis) having one-sided racemes of fragrant, bell-shaped white flowers.
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lily of the valley

n, pl lilies of the valley
(Plants) a small liliaceous plant, Convallaria majalis, of Eurasia and North America cultivated as a garden plant, having two long oval leaves and spikes of white bell-shaped flowers
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lil′y of the val′ley



n., pl. lilies of the valley.
a plant, Convallaria majalis, of the lily family, having an elongated cluster of small, drooping, bell-shaped, fragrant white flowers.
[1555–65]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.lily of the valley - low-growing perennial plant having usually two large oblong lanceolate leaves and a raceme of small fragrant nodding bell-shaped flowers followed by scarlet berrieslily of the valley - low-growing perennial plant having usually two large oblong lanceolate leaves and a raceme of small fragrant nodding bell-shaped flowers followed by scarlet berries
liliaceous plant - plant growing from a bulb or corm or rhizome or tuber
Convallaria, genus Convallaria - sometimes placed in family Convallariaceae: lily of the valley
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Translations
konvalinka
liljekonval
kielo
muguetkielo
đurđica
ドイツスズラン
은방울꽃
liljekonvalj
cây hoa lan chuông

lily of the valley

nmughetto
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lily of the valley

زِنْبَقُ الوَادِي konvalinka liljekonval Maiglöckchen άνθεμις muguete kielo muguet đurđica mughetto ドイツスズラン 은방울꽃 lelietje-van-dalen liljekonvall konwalia lírio-do-vale ландыш liljekonvalj ดอกไม้ชื่อลิลลี่ออฟเดอะแวลลี่ มีสีขาวมีกลิ่นหอม inci çiçeği cây hoa lan chuông 铃兰
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