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Ipomoea   Listen
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Ipomoea  n.  (Bot.) A genus of twining plants with showy monopetalous flowers, including the morning-glory, the sweet potato, and the cypress vine.






Collaborative International Dictionary of English 0.48








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... dominant or typical form, while every form was clamouring, as it were, to be looked at, and a fresh Dryad gazed out of every bush and with wooing eyes asked to be wooed again. The first two plants, perhaps, we looked steadily at were the Ipomoea pes caprae, lying along the sand in straight shoots thirty feet long, and growing longer, we fancied, while we looked at it, with large bilobed green leaves at every joint, and here and there a great purple convolvulus flower; and next, what we knew at once for the ...
— At Last • Charles Kingsley



Words linked to "Ipomoea" :   morning-glory family, Ipomoea quamoclit, Convolvulaceae, morning glory, Ipomoea imperialis, Ipomoea coccinea, dicot genus, genus Ipomoea, Ipomoea nil, Ipomoea purpurea, family Convolvulaceae, Ipomoea tricolor, Ipomoea batatas, magnoliopsid genus, Ipomoea orizabensis, Ipomoea leptophylla, Ipomoea panurata, star ipomoea



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