corn lily (def 2).
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a fairy-tale character whose seventh wife found the bodies of her predecessors in a room she had been forbidden to enter. any man alleged to have murdered a number of his wives or other women. Contemporary Examples Food Fetishes Nick Antosca July 23, 2009 Historical Examples My Book of Favorite Fairy Tales Edric Vredenburg The […]
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any of numerous plants of the bellflower family, having blue, bell-shaped flowers, as a bellflower or harebell. Also called wood hyacinth. an Old World plant, Endymion non-scriptus, of the lily family, having blue, bell-shaped flowers. any of various other plants having blue flowers, as those of the genus Mertensia. Historical Examples Gun running for Casement […]