Meaning of “cyclamen” in the English Dictionary

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"cyclamen" in British English

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cyclamennoun [ C ]

uk /ˈsɪk.lə.mən/ us /ˈsɪk.lə.mən/

Examples from literature

  • Cyclamens are still in the height of their beauty. 
  • Cyclamens should bloom in about fifteen months from seed. 
  • She set the cyclamen safely in a warm corner. 
  • The Persian cyclamen is best for the house-gardener to grow. 
  • The plant was a cyclamen, blood-red and beautiful. 

(Definition of “cyclamen” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)