an iris, Iris xiphiodes, native to the Pyrenees, having two or three deep purple-blue flowers with golden patches.
[ing-gli-shiz-uh m or, often, -li-] /ˈɪŋ glɪˌʃɪz əm or, often, -lɪ-/ noun 1. a Briticism. 2. attachment to what is . /ˈɪŋɡlɪˌʃɪzəm/ noun (mainly US) 1. an English custom, practice, etc 2. a word or expression not found in forms of English other than British English; Anglicism 3. high regard for English customs, institutions, etc
noun 1. (def 1). noun 1. Also called English laurel. a rosaceous evergreen shrub or small tree, Prunus laurocerasus, of Eurasia, having clusters of white flowers and dark purple fruit. 2. . noun 1. a Eurasian rosaceous evergreen shrub, Prunus laurocerasus, having glossy aromatic leaves, white flowers, and purplish-black fruits
noun 1. (def 1).
[ing-glish-lee or, often, -lish-] /ˈɪŋ glɪʃ li or, often, -lɪʃ-/ adverb 1. in the manner or style of the English people.