Definition of


  1. (noun, plant) any plant of the genus Argemone having large white or yellow flowers and prickly leaves and stems and pods; chiefly of tropical America

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Alternate forms of Argemone

Hyponyms: argemone mexicana, mexican poppy

Hypernyms: herb, herbaceous plant

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