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Definitions of poppy:

part of speech: noun

Plant from which opium is obtained; see Papaver.

part of speech: noun


Usage examples for poppy:

  • For quite half a minute they stood staring at one another, and Miss Greeby's hard cheeks flamed to a poppy red at the sight of the man she loved. "Red Money", Fergus Hume
  • In addition to this the growers receive about $ 5, 500, 000 for opium " trash," poppy seeds, oil and other by- products which are perfectly free from opium. "Modern India", William Eleroy Curtis

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