Definitions for dayflowerˈdeɪˌflaʊ ər

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

day•flow•erˈdeɪˌflaʊ ər(n.)

  1. any of various plants of the genus Commelina, of the spiderwort family, usu. bearing clusters of small blue flowers that open only during the day.

    Category: Plants

Origin of dayflower:

1680–90

Princeton's WordNet

  1. spiderwort, dayflower(noun)

    any plant of the family Commelinaceae

Wiktionary

  1. dayflower(Noun)

    Any of several plants, of the genus Commelina, whose flowers last only a day

Webster Dictionary

  1. Dayflower(noun)

    a genus consisting mostly of tropical perennial herbs (Commelina), having ephemeral flowers

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