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(Plants) another name for calceolaria
[C19: so called because of the slipper-like shape of the flower]
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|Noun||1.||slipperwort - any garden plant of the genus Calceolaria having flowers with large inflated slipper-shaped lower lip|
flower - a plant cultivated for its blooms or blossoms
genus Calceolaria - large genus of tropical American herbs and shrubs with showy cymose flowers