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primrose

/prim·rose/ (prim´rōz)
1. a plant of the genus Primula; P. obco´nica (the cultivated primrose plant) is a common cause of allergic contact dermatitis.

evening primrose  the herb Oenothera biennis, or a preparation of oil from its seeds; see under oil.
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How lovely your primroses are looking, by-the-bye"!
I would much sooner have your good opinion than my silver buttons, any day'; and he ran and plucked all his pretty primroses, and filled the Miller's basket.
200,000 Early Literacy Program Donation and 200 Voice-Recorded Wishes Commemorate Opening of 200(th) Primrose School
TJFA Under-15s Challenge Cup Semi-Final Primrose Hill 7 Kader FC 3 PRIMROSE Hill made it through to the final of the Challenge Cup with a stylish home win over Kader.
No doubt wild primroses have found their way into gardens from the very first time plots were set aside to cultivate food and, though they can be eaten and drunk - primrose wine must be a delicacy - it is for the joy they bring to spirit and soul that they are prized.
No doubt wild primroses have found their way into gardens from the very first time plots were set aside to cultivate food and though No doubt wild primroses have found their way into gardens from the very first time plots were set aside to cultivate food and though they can be used as food and drink - primrose wine must be a delicacy - it is for the joy they bring to spirit and soul that they are prized.
Malcolm Primrose, 61, was ambushed as he was driven home from work.
Primrose Tigers celebrated victory over FC Sparta thanks to an own goal and a strike from Crews.
Racing cars, playing football, shooting, golf, rock-climbing and swimming were more than enough to keep my children ticking over during a mini-break at Haven's impressive Primrose Valley, near Filey, in north Yorkshire.
The Holiday Inn Birmingham-Bromsgrove has adopted the Primrose Hospice as their chosen charity for 2009.
Nine-year-old David is mourning the loss of his mother and strikes up an unlikely friendship with Primrose, who is 13.