man orchid

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man orchid

n
(Plants) an orchid, Aceras anthropophorum, having greenish or reddish flowers in a loose spike, with a deeply lobed dark brown lip thought to resemble the silhouette of a man
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Orchis italica are called naked man orchids. A mad-dog skullcap is a weed that seriously is called so because of its use to treat rabies.
'The monkey orchids and man orchids are two very rare breeds and are protected by law.