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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

Mad′agas′car per′iwinkle(n.)

  1. a plant, Catharanthus roseus (or Vinca rosea), cultivated for its glossy foliage and pink or white flowers.

    Category: Plants

Princeton's WordNet

  1. periwinkle, rose periwinkle, Madagascar periwinkle, old maid, Cape periwinkle, red periwinkle, cayenne jasmine, Catharanthus roseus, Vinca rosea(noun)

    commonly cultivated Old World woody herb having large pinkish to red flowers

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