Meaning of “evening primrose” in the English Dictionary

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"evening primrose" in British English

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evening primrosenoun [ C or U ]

uk /ˌiːv.nɪŋ ˈprɪm.rəʊz/ us /ˌiːv.nɪŋ ˈprɪm.roʊz/

a plant with pale yellow flowers. Its seeds are used to make an oil that is used to treat various medical conditions:

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

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