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Noun: begonia  bi'gown-yu [N. Amer], bi'gow-nee-u [Brit]
  1. Any of numerous plants of the genus Begonia grown for their attractive glossy asymmetrical leaves and colourful flowers in usually terminal cymes or racemes

Derived forms: begonias

Type of: flower

Part of: genus Begonia

Encyclopedia: Begonia