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1. Any of various herbaceous plants of the genus Myosotis, having clusters of small blue flowers.
2. Any of several similar or related plants.
[Translation of Old French ne m'oubliez mie.]
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(Plants) any temperate low-growing plant of the mainly European boraginaceous genus Myosotis, having clusters of small typically blue flowers. Also called: scorpion grass
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
1. any of several Old World plants of the genus Myosotis, of the borage family, having light blue flowers.
2. any similar or related plant.
[1525–35; translation of Middle French ne m'oubliez mye]
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|Noun||1.||forget-me-not - small perennial herb having bright blue or white flowers|
herb, herbaceous plant - a plant lacking a permanent woody stem; many are flowering garden plants or potherbs; some having medicinal properties; some are pests
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forget-me-not[fəˈgetmɪnɒt] N → nomeolvides m inv
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
n (Bot) → Vergissmeinnicht nt
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forget-me-not[fəˈgɛtmɪˌnɒt] n → nontiscordardimé m inv
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