frangipanni


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Noun1.frangipanni - any of various tropical American deciduous shrubs or trees of the genus Plumeria having milky sap and showy fragrant funnel-shaped variously colored flowersfrangipanni - any of various tropical American deciduous shrubs or trees of the genus Plumeria having milky sap and showy fragrant funnel-shaped variously colored flowers
genus Plumeria, Plumeria, Plumiera - deciduous shrubs and trees of tropical America having branches like candelabra and fragrant white or pink flowers
Plumeria acutifolia, temple tree, pagoda tree - frangipani of India having an erect habit and conical form; grown in temple gardens
pagoda tree, Plumeria alba, West Indian jasmine - tall sparingly branched conical tree having large fragrant yellow flowers with white centers
bush, shrub - a low woody perennial plant usually having several major stems
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"I dare say, my dear," said Lord Henry, shutting the door behind her as, looking like a bird of paradise that had been out all night in the rain, she flitted out of the room, leaving a faint odour of frangipanni. Then he lit a cigarette and flung himself down on the sofa.
| Hughes has an excellent chance on Roger Charlton's FRANGIPANNI (8.10) at Newbury tonight.
CHEPSTOW: 2.00 Cape Victoria, 2.30 Jacob Cats, 3.05 Go For Broke, 3.40 New Identity, 4.10 Frangipanni, 4.45 For Ayman, 5.15 Island Legend.
Frangipanni made a highly satisfactory seasonal return when winning at Lingfield last month and can double up in the citipost Ltd Fillies' ' Handicap back at the Surrey venue.
LINGFIELD: 2.00 Zinnobar, 2.30 Gold Approach, 3.00 Silk Train, 3.30 Miss Tiger Lily, 4.00 Cash Is King, 4.30 Frangipanni, 5.00 George Baker.