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Lady-slipper

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Noun

1. ladies' slipper, lady's slipper, lady-slipper, slipper orchid

any of several chiefly American wildflowers having an inflated pouchlike lip; difficult or impossible to cultivate in the garden

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Lady-slipper

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noun
1. 
cypripedium
2. 
any of various cultivated orchids whose flowers somewhat resemble a slipper

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Lady-slipper

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n.
Any of various orchids of the subfamily Cypripedioideae and especially the genus Cypripedium, having showy flowers with the lip modified into a slipperlike pouch.Also called moccasin flower.

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