trumpet vine(redirected from trumpet climber)
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(Plants) either of two bignoniaceous vines, Campsis radicans of the eastern US or C. grandiflora of E Asia, with clumps of trumpet-shaped flowers: grown as ornamentals. Also called: trumpet climber or trumpet flower
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1. a climbing vine, Campsis radicans, of the southern U.S., having large, red trumpet-shaped flowers.
2. a related Chinese vine, C. chinensis.
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|Noun||1.||trumpet vine - a North American woody vine having pinnate leaves and large red trumpet-shaped flowers|
|2.||trumpet vine - evergreen North American honeysuckle vine having coral-red or orange flowers|
honeysuckle - shrub or vine of the genus Lonicera
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