[trit-uh-muh] /ˈtrɪt ə mə/
any of various plants belonging to the genus Kniphofia, of the lily family, native to Africa, especially K. uvaria, having long, dense clusters of tubular red or yellow flowers.
- Poker spine
poker spine pok·er spine (pō’kər) n. Stiff spine resulting from widespread joint immobility or overwhelming muscle spasm.
/ˈpəʊkəˌwɜːk/ noun 1. the art of decorating wood or leather by burning a design with a heated metal point; pyrography 2. artefacts decorated in this way
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[pohk-weed] /ˈpoʊkˌwid/ noun 1. a tall herb, Phytolacca americana, of North America, having juicy purple berries and a purple root used in medicine, and young edible shoots resembling asparagus. /ˈpəʊkˌwiːd/ noun 1. a tall North American plant, Phytolacca americana, that has small white flowers, juicy purple berries, and a poisonous purple root used medicinally: family […]