Pronunciation: (fôr'u-klok", fōr'-), [key]
1. a common garden plant, Mirabilis jalapa, of the four-o'clock family, having tubular red, white, yellow, or variegated flowers that open late in the afternoon.
2. any plant of the same genus.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

Four Noble Truthsfour-o'clock family
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