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  1. ragged robin, cuckoo flower, Lychnis flos-cuculi, Lychins floscuculi(noun)

    common perennial native to Europe and western Asia having usually pink flowers with ragged petals

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  1. ragged robin(Noun)

    A type of wild campion, Lychnis flos-cuculi, in the family Caryophyllaceae, which grows across Europe and has pink flowers.

  2. Origin: From ragged + robin, probably because of the untidy appearance of its petals.

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