mar•i•po'sa lil"yPronunciation: (mar"u-pō'su, -zu), [key]
any lily of the genus Calochortus,
of the western U.S. and Mexico, having tuliplike flowers of various colors. Also called mar"i•po'sa, maripo'sa tu"lip.
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