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Meaning of HAREBELL

Pronunciation:  'hehr`bel

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  perennial of northern hemisphere with slender stems and bell-shaped blue flowers
  2. [n]  sometimes placed in genus Scilla
 

HAREBELL is a 8 letter word that starts with H.

 

 Synonyms: bluebell, Campanula rotundifolia, Hyacinthoides nonscripta, Scilla nonscripta, wild hyacinth, wood hyacinth
 
 See Also: bellflower, campanula, genus Hyacinthoides, Hyacinthoides, liliaceous plant

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Hare"bell`\, n. (Bot.)
A small, slender, branching plant ({Campanula rotundifolia}),
having blue bell-shaped flowers; also, {Scilla nutans}, which
has similar flowers; -- called also {bluebell}. [Written also
{hairbell}.]

      E'en the light harebell raised its head. --Sir W. Scott
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