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Noun: calanthe
  1. Any of various showy orchids of the genus Calanthe having white, yellow or rose-coloured flowers and broad leaves folded lengthwise

Derived forms: calanthes

Type of: orchid, orchidaceous plant

Part of: genus Calanthe

Encyclopedia: Calanthe