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  1. ladies' tresses, lady's tressesnoun

    an orchid of the genus Spiranthes having slender often twisted spikes of white flowers


  1. ladies' tresses

    Ladies' tresses are a type of small, perennial orchid with spiral arrangements of small, white flowers typically found in the Northern Hemisphere. The plants are part of the Spiranthes genus, which gets its name from the Greek words "speira," meaning spiral, and "anthos," meaning flower. These plants can be identified by their narrow, pointed leaves, and the twisted, spiral pattern of their blooms.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Ladies' tresses

    a name given to several species of the orchidaceous genus Spiranthes, in which the white flowers are set in spirals about a slender axis and remotely resemble braided hair

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ladies' tresses in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ladies' tresses in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2


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