Definitions for calliopsis

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. calliopsis, Coreopsis tinctoria(noun)

    North American annual widely cultivated for its yellow flowers with purple-red to brownish centers; in some classifications placed in a subgenus Calliopsis

Webster Dictionary

  1. Calliopsis(noun)

    a popular name given to a few species of the genus Coreopsis, especially to C. tinctoria of Arkansas

  2. Origin: [NL., fr. Gr. pref. kalli- (fr. kalo`s beautiful) + 'o`psis appearance.]


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