• Definition for "ophrys"
    • A genus of terrestrial orchids, type of the…
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  • Sentence for "ophrys"
    • Brown stalks of broomrape were still…
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ophrys definition

  • noun:
    • A genus of terrestrial orchids, type of the tribe Ophrydeæ, belonging to the subtribe Serapideæ, and known by the two pollen-glands inclosed in separate sacs.
    • a hardy genus of terrestrial orchids of Europe and northern Africa and western Asia
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