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  Words related to periwinkle

Related / Similar Words: winkle, rose periwinkle, Madagascar periwinkle, old maid, Cape periwinkle, red periwinkle, cayenne jasmine, Catharanthus roseus, Vinca rosea

 

Definition:
  • edible marine gastropod;
  • small edible marine snail; steamed in wine or baked;
  • commonly cultivated Old World woody herb having large pinkish to red flowers;
  • chiefly trailing poisonous plants with blue flowers;

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    Hyponyms: myrtle, Vinca minor, large periwinkle, Vinca major

     

    Substance Meronyms: winkle

     

    Member Meronyms: Littorina, genus Littorina, Catharanthus, genus Catharanthus, Vinca, genus Vinca

     

     
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