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English → English (WordNet) Definition: Sarracenia purpurea Sarracenia purpurea n : perennial bog herb having dark red flowers and decumbent broadly winged pitchers forming a rosette; of northeastern North America and naturalized in Europe especially Ireland [syn: common pitcher plant, huntsman's cup , huntsman's cups]
English → English (gcide) Definition: Sarracenia purpurea Sarracenia \Sar`ra*ce"ni*a\, n. [NL. So named after a Dr. Sarrazin of Quebec.] (Bot.) A genus of American perennial herbs growing in bogs; the American pitcher plant. [1913 Webster] Note: They have hollow pitcher-shaped or tubular leaves, and solitary flowers with an umbrella-shaped style. Sarracenia purpurea, the sidesaddle flower, is common at the North; S. flava, rubra, Drummondii, variolaris, and psittacina are Southern species. All are insectivorous, catching and drowning insects in their curious leaves. See Illust. of Sidesaddle flower, under Sidesaddle. [1913 Webster] Huntsman \Hunts"man\, n.; pl. Huntsmen. 1. One who hunts, or who practices hunting. [1913 Webster] 2. The person whose office it is to manage the chase or to look after the hounds. --L'Estrange. [1913 Webster] Huntsman's cup (Bot.), the sidesaddle flower, or common American pitcher plant (Sarracenia purpurea). [1913 Webster] Water pitcher \Wa“ter pitch”er\ 1. A pitcher for water. [1913 Webster] 2. (Bot.) One of a family of plants having pitcher-shaped leaves. The sidesaddle flower (Sarracenia purpurea) is the type. [1913 Webster]

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