mountain lily


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Noun1.mountain lily - Japanese lily with golden raysmountain lily - Japanese lily with golden rays  
genus Lilium, Lilium - type genus of Liliaceae
lily - any liliaceous plant of the genus Lilium having showy pendulous flowers
2.mountain lily - showy white-flowered perennial of New Zealand
buttercup, butterflower, butter-flower, crowfoot, goldcup, kingcup - any of various plants of the genus Ranunculus
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Annora Brown, Red Mountain Lily, 1958, watercolour and casein, Glenbow Museum, 58.50.2
Tsukui Yamayuri-en, which means mountain lily garden, was a facility Uematsu knew well, having worked there since 2012 until he was fired in February.
At 2.10am on Monday, Uematsu smashed a window of the Mountain Lily Garden home near Tokyo and broke in, carrying several knives.
Mountain Lily, who lost her maiden tag at the Tivyside last weekend, is not without a chance in the restricted open.
Julien, an artist by training and temperament; Fleur, a professor working on her English dissertation; Baba, a computer scientist extraordinaire and would-be author ("Le marquis sortit a 5H" is his book's Flaubertian opening sentence); Fortunat, a verlan-speaking Martinican who works in various service jobs; Vlad, the sarcastic though compassionate, widely educated intellectual - these five call themselves "les Martagons" (a lovely pinkish-purple mountain lily), a nom de guerre that allows them to sign all their pranks with an ornate gothic M.