Definition of


  1. (noun, plant) type genus of Liliaceae

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Synonyms of Lilium

genus lilium

Alternate forms of Lilium

Hypernyms: liliid monocot genus

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small genus of tall striking annuals or perennials with grasslike foliage and flowers in dense racemes or panicles; Mediterranean to Himalayas; sometimes placed in family Asphodelaceae