bear's-ear definition

  • noun:
    • A kind of primrose (Primula auricula), so named from shape of the leaf.
    • the typical name in The united kingdomt of this auricula, Primula Auricula, from the very early Latin name, ursi auricula, provided in allusion into the model of its leaf.
    • yellow-flowered primrose native to Alps; commonly developed
    • A kind of primrose (Primula auricula), so called from model of the leaf.
    • the typical name in England of the auricula, Primula Auricula, from the early Latin title, ursi auricula, given in allusion to the shape of its leaf.
    • yellow-flowered primrose native to Alps; frequently cultivated

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