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Noun1.Tulipa - Eurasian perennial bulbous herbsTulipa - Eurasian perennial bulbous herbs  
liliid monocot genus - genus of monocotyledonous plants comprising mostly herbs having usually petaloid sepals and petals and compound pistils
family Liliaceae, Liliaceae, lily family - includes species sometimes divided among the following families: Alliaceae; Aloeaceae; Alstroemeriaceae; Aphyllanthaceae; Asparagaceae; Asphodelaceae; Colchicaceae; Convallariaceae; Hemerocallidaceae; Hostaceae; Hyacinthaceae; Melanthiaceae; Ruscaceae; Smilacaceae; Tecophilaeacea; Xanthorrhoeaceae
tulip - any of numerous perennial bulbous herbs having linear or broadly lanceolate leaves and usually a single showy flower
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So it was with a new trouser silhouette that on top resembled a sweeping skirt in the shape of a pair of tulip petals, then melded seamlessly into a tight-fitting pant-leg.
A soft yellow and 3 values of purple are sewn together Log Cabin-style for the tulip petals in this block design.
They wore tea-length ivory tulle dresses with light aqua sashes and carried wicker baskets with white tulip petals. Hayley Breann and John Carter Sims, children of Brandon and Hannah Sims, acted as miniature bride and groom, dressing as replicas of their counterparts.