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ox·eye

 (ŏks′ī′)
n.
1. Any of several plants in the composite family, especially of the genera Buphthalmum and Heliopsis, having flowers with yellow rays and yellow or orange centers.
2. A round or oval window, especially in a dormer.
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oxeye

(ˈɒksˌaɪ)
n
1. (Plants) any Eurasian plant of the genus Buphthalmum, having daisy-like flower heads with yellow rays and dark centres: family Asteraceae (composites)
2. (Plants) any of various North American plants of the related genus Heliopsis, having daisy-like flowers
3. (Plants) oxeye daisy another name for daisy2
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ox•eye

(ˈɒksˌaɪ)

n., pl. -eyes.
any of several composite plants having ray flowers surrounding a conspicuous disk.
[1375–1425]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.oxeye - any North American shrubby perennial herb of the genus Heliopsis having large yellow daisylike flowersoxeye - any North American shrubby perennial herb of the genus Heliopsis having large yellow daisylike flowers
wild flower, wildflower - wild or uncultivated flowering plant
2.oxeye - Eurasian perennial herbs having daisylike flowers with yellow rays and dark centers
wild flower, wildflower - wild or uncultivated flowering plant
Buphthalmum salicifolium, woodland oxeye - hairy Eurasian perennial having deep yellow daisies on lax willowy stems; found in the wild in open woodland and on rocky slopes
3.oxeye - an oval or round dormer window
dormer window - the window in a gabled extension built to accommodate a window
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