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Any of various perennial plants of the genus Uvularia in the lily family, native to eastern North America and having solitary, nodding, yellow bell-shaped flowers.
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1. (Plants) any plant of the North American liliaceous genus Uvularia, having slender bell-shaped yellow flowers
2. (Plants) another name for campanula
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a plant of the genus Uvularia, of the lily family, having delicate bell-shaped yellow flowers.
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|Noun||1.||bellwort - any of various plants of the genus Uvularia having yellowish drooping bell-shaped flowers|
flower - a plant cultivated for its blooms or blossoms
genus Uvularia, Uvularia - genus of perennial rhizomatous herb of southern and southeastern United States
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