cypripedia


Also found in: Thesaurus.

cypripedia

(ˌsɪprɪˈpiːdɪə)
n
(Plants) any plant or flower of the genus Cypripedium
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.cypripedia - a plant or flower of the genus Cypripedium
orchid, orchidaceous plant - any of numerous plants of the orchid family usually having flowers of unusual shapes and beautiful colors
Cypripedium, genus Cypripedium - genus of chiefly American perennial leafy-stemmed orchids: lady's slippers; sometimes includes species of genus Paphiopedilum