orchis

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Englisch - Türkisch
(Tıp) salep
(Tıp) orşis
salepotu
orkide
{i} yabani orkide
{i} salep otu
fringed orchis
saçaklı salep otu
Englisch - Englisch
Any plant of the genus Orchis; an orchid

He had a suit of summer mufti, and a broad-brimmed blue beaver hat looped with leaves broken from the hedgerows in the lanes, and a Leander scarf tucked full of flowers: loosestrife, meadowrue, orchis, ragged-robin.

A genus of endogenous plants growing in the North Temperate zone, and consisting of about eighty species
one of the two male reproductive glands that produce spermatozoa and secrete androgens; "she kicked him in the balls and got away"
any of various deciduous terrestrial orchids having fleshy tubers and flowers in erect terminal racemes
Any plant of the same family with the orchis; an orchid
They are perennial herbs growing from a tuber (beside which is usually found the last year's tuber also), and are valued for their showy flowers
fringed orchis
any of several summer-flowering American orchids distinguished by a fringed or lacerated lip
fringed orchis
Any of various orchids of the genus Habenaria, having variously colored flowers with a fringed lip and a spurred base
genus orchis
type genus of the orchid family; hardy terrestrial orchids of the temperate the northern hemisphere
male orchis
Eurasian orchid with showy pink or purple flowers in a loose spike
showy orchis
North American orchid having a spike of violet-purple flowers mixed with white; sepals and petals form a hood
white fringed orchis
bog orchid of eastern North America with a spike of pure white fringed flowers
orchis

    Silbentrennung

    or·chis

    Aussprache

    Etymologie

    [ 'or-k&s ] (noun.) 1562. New Latin, from Latin, orchid, from Greek, testicle, orchid; akin to Middle Irish uirgge testicle.

    Wort des Tages

    glower
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