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dandelion

noun [C]     /ˈdæn.dɪ.laɪ.ən/ US  /-də-/
a common small , bright yellow wild flower that has a lot of long , thin petals arranged in a circular pattern around a round centre : The children took turns blowing the dandelion clock (= the mass of white threads to which the seeds are attached ).Flowers and flowering plantsFlowers - general words
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