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Definition: Silene inflata
, n. [Prov. E. spattle to
spit + E. poppy.] (Bot.)
A kind of catchfly (Silene inflata
) which is sometimes
frothy from the action of captured insects.
, n. (Bot.)
The bladder campion (Silene inflata
, n.; pl. Poppies
. [OE. popy, AS. popig, L.
Any plant or species of the genus Papaver
, herbs with showy
polypetalous flowers and a milky juice. From one species
) opium is obtained, though all the
species contain it to some extent; also, a flower of the
plant. See Illust. of Capsule
(Bot.), any yellow-flowered plant of the
. See under Corn
, or Horned poppy
. See under Horn
(Zo["o]l.), a leaf-cutting bee (Anthocopa papaveris
) which uses pieces cut from poppy petals for
the lining of its cells; -- called also upholsterer bee
(Bot.), Argemone Mexicana
yellow-flowered plant of the Poppy family, but as prickly
as a thistle.
, the seed the opium poppy (Papaver somniferum
(Bot.), a species of Silene (Silene inflata
). See Catchfly
, Behn \Behn\
, n. [Per. & Ar. bahman, behmen, an
herb, whose leaves resemble ears of corn, saffron.] (Bot.)
(a) The Centaurea behen
, or saw-leaved centaury.
(b) The Cucubalus behen
, or bladder campion, now called
(c) The Statice limonium
, or sea lavender.
, n. [Prob. fr. L. campus field.] (Bot.)
A plant of the Pink family (Cucubalus bacciferus
berries regarded as poisonous.
, a plant of the Pink family (Cucubalus Behen
or Silene inflata
), having a much inflated calyx.
, a garden plant (Lychnis coronaria
handsome crimson flowers.