Definition of 'poinsettia'
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Example sentences containing 'poinsettia'
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In a vase near the window there was a single poinsettia now on the point of wilting. A ROOMFUL OF BIRDS - SCOTTISH SHORT STORIES 1990 (1990)
The chancel was gaudy with color - white and red poinsettia, the lush green of their leaves. FAMILY PICTURES (1990)
Trends of 'poinsettia'
Used Rarely. poinsettia is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Definition of poinsettia from the Collins English Dictionary
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