any of several American orchids of the genus Habenaria, having a cut, fringed lip.
any orchid of the genus Habenaria, having yellow, white, purple, or greenish flowers with fringed petals See also purple-fringed orchid
noun 1. a North American milkwort, Polygala paucifolia, having flowers with purplish-pink, winglike petals and a fringed tube.
[frinj-hed] /ˈfrɪndʒˌhɛd/ noun 1. any fish of the genus Neoclinus, characterized by a row of fleshy processes on the , as N. blanchardi (sarcastic fringehead) of California coastal waters.
[frinj] /frɪndʒ/ noun 1. a decorative border of thread, cord, or the like, usually hanging loosely from a raveled edge or separate strip. 2. anything resembling or suggesting this: a fringe of grass around a swimming pool. 3. an outer edge; margin; periphery: on the fringe of the art world. 4. something regarded as peripheral, […]
- Fringe-toed lizard
[frinj-tohd] /ˈfrɪndʒˌtoʊd/ noun 1. an iguanid lizard, Uma notata, of sandy deserts of the western U.S. and Mexico, having a wedge-shaped snout and toes fringed with long, pointed scales.