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heliotrope

heliotrope

[hee-lee-uh-trohp, heel-yuh- or, especially Brit., hel-yuh-]
heliotrope [Gr.,=sun-turning] or turnsole, name for any plant that turns to face the sun, especially members of the genus Heliotropium of the family Boraginaceae. The garden heliotrope is a valerian, and the winter heliotrope, or sweet coltsfoot, is a composite.
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