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Poppy

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after those rains, winds and thunderstorm

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POPPY a herbaceous plant with showy flowers, milky sap, and rounded seed capsules. Many poppies contain alkaloids and are a source of drugs such as morphine and codeine. • Papaver, Eschscholzia, and other genera, family Papaveraceae (the poppy family): many species, including the yellow-flowered arctic poppy ( P. radicatum) of the Rocky Mountains. The poppy family also includes the corydalis, greater celandine, and bloodroot.

ORIGIN:

Old English popig, papæg, from a medieval Latin alteration of Latin papaver.

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Taken on June 1, 2006