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  Definition of Gladiolus
  1. the large central part of the breastbone
  2. any of numerous plants of the genus Gladiolus native chiefly to tropical and South Africa having sword-shaped leaves and one-sided spikes of brightly colored funnel-shaped flowers; widely cultivated
Similar Words: corpus sternum, gladiola, sword lily

 

Part Meronyms: sternum, breastbone

 

Member Meronyms: genus Gladiolus

 

 
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