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free·sia(frē′zhə, -zhē-ə, -zē-ə)
Any of several plants of the genus Freesia, native to southern Africa, having clusters of fragrant, variously colored flowers borne on one side of the stem.
[New Latin, after Friedrich Heinrich Theodor Freese (1795-1876), German physician.]
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(Plants) any iridaceous plant of the genus Freesia, of southern Africa, cultivated for their white, yellow, or pink tubular fragrant flowers
[C19: New Latin, named after F. H. T. Freese (died 1876), German physician]
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free•si•a(ˈfri ʒi ə, -zi ə, -ʒə)
n., pl. -si•as.
any South African plant of the genus Freesia, of the iris family, having tubular flowers.
[1880–85; < New Latin, after E. M. Fries (1794–1878), Swedish botanist]
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|Noun||1.||freesia - any of several plants of the genus Freesia valued for their one-sided clusters of usually fragrant yellow or white or pink tubular flowers|
iridaceous plant - any bulbous plant of the family Iridaceae
genus Freesia - cormous perennial herbs; native to South Africa
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freesia[ˈfriːzɪə] N → fresia f
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
freesia[ˈfriːʒə] n → freesia mfree speech n → liberté f de parolefree spirit n → esprit m librefree-standing [ˌfriːˈstændɪŋ] adj [appliance] → non intégré(e), non encastré(e); [piece of furniture] → séparé(e)
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005
n (Bot) → Freesie f
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007
freesia[ˈfriːzɪə] n → fresia
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995