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Definition of Poppy

Poppy

  1. Any plant or species of the genus Papaver, herbs with showy polypetalous flowers and a milky juice. From one species (Papaver somniferum) opium is obtained, though all the species contain it to some extent; also, a flower of the plant. See Illust. of Capsule.
  2. Alt. of Poppyhead
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Poppy Translations

poppy in Dutch is papaver
poppy in French is pavot
poppy in German is Mohnblume
poppy in Italian is papavero
poppy in Latin is papaver
poppy in Spanish is amapola, adormidera
poppy in Swedish is vallmo
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