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Orris

Or´ris
n.1.(Bot.) A plant of the genus Iris (Iris Florentina); a kind of flower-de-luce. Its rootstock has an odor resembling that of violets.
Orris pea
(Med.) an issue pea made from orris root.
Orris root
the fragrant rootstock of the orris.
1.A sort of gold or silver lace.
2.A peculiar pattern in which gold lace or silver lace is worked; especially, one in which the edges are ornamented with conical figures placed at equal distances, with spots between them.
Noun1.Orrisorris - German iris having large white flowers with lavender-tinged falls and a fragrant rhizome
2.orris - fragrant rootstock of various irises especially Florentine iris; used in perfumes and medicines
Synonyms: orrisroot
bearded iris, Florentine iris, Iris florentina, Iris germanica florentina, orrisroot
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Orris pea
Orris root
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