Definition of 'gladiolus'
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Example sentences containing 'gladiolus'
Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Its flowering stems resemble miniature gladioli and come into flower when most perennials have finished.Winter Garden Glory (1993) The Sun (2015)
Definition of gladiolus from the Collins English Dictionary
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