papaver definition

  • noun:
    • Any plant for the genus Papaver, the poppies.
    • A genus of plants, including the poppy.
    • A genus of plants, type of the order Papaveraceæ and the tribe Eupapavereæ, characterized by the dehiscence of the roundish capsule by pores under the lid-like summit; the poppy.
    • kind genus associated with the Papaveraceae; mainly bristly hairy natural herbs with frequently showy blossoms

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