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sea pink

n
(Plants) another name for thrift2
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Noun1.sea pink - tufted thrift of seacoasts and mountains of north temperate zonesea pink - tufted thrift of seacoasts and mountains of north temperate zone; occasionally grown as a ground cover
thrift - any of numerous sun-loving low-growing evergreens of the genus Armeria having round heads of pink or white flowers
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sea pink

n (Bot) → statice
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