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dahlia

  

      n  
1    any herbaceous perennial plant of the Mexican genus Dahlia, having showy flowers and tuberous roots, esp. any horticultural variety derived from D. pinnata: family Compositae (composites)  
2    the flower or root of any of these plants  
     (C19: named after Anders Dahl, 18th-century Swedish botanist; see -ia)  
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cactus dahlia, Dahl, Dali, Dalian

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