Definitions for tiger lily

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ti′ger lil′y(n.)

  1. a lily, Lilium tigrinum, having dull orange flowers spotted with black.

    Category: Plants

  2. any lily of similar coloration.

    Category: Plants

Origin of tiger lily:

1815–25

Princeton's WordNet

  1. tiger lily, devil lily, kentan, Lilium lancifolium(noun)

    east Asian perennial having large reddish-orange black-spotted flowers with reflexed petals

  2. tiger lily, leopard lily, pine lily, Lilium catesbaei(noun)

    lily of southeastern United States having cup-shaped flowers with deep yellow to scarlet recurved petals

Wiktionary

  1. tiger lily(Noun)

    A bulbous flowering plant, Lilium lancifolium, with a large spectacular flower and a edible bulb.

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