tiger lily

tiger lily
UK / US noun [countable]
Word forms "tiger lily":
singular tiger lily plural tiger lilies
a large orange flower with black spots

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  • tiger lily — n. 1. a lily (Lilium tigrinum) having orange flowers with purplish black spots 2. any of several kinds of lilies resembling this flower …   English World dictionary

  • tiger lily — tiger ,lily noun count a large orange flower with black spots …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

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  • Tiger Lily Records — was a record label that was run by Roulette Records founder Morris Levy. Purportedly it was a tax scam created by Levey and was never intended to make a profit. Tiger Lily s modus operandi was to acquire demo tapes from artists and then release… …   Wikipedia

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