morning glory

1. SYN: Ipomoea rubrocoerulea praecox. 2. SYN: Rivea corymbosa.

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mor·ning glo·ry (morґning gloґre) 1. any of various species of Ipomoea, which are toxic to humans and can be fatal to ruminants. 2. any of various other plants of the family Convolvulaceae that resemble those of the genus Ipomoea.

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  • Morning Glory, TX — U.S. Census Designated Place in Texas Population (2000): 627 Housing Units (2000): 161 Land area (2000): 1.071547 sq. miles (2.775294 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.071547 sq. miles (2.775294… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • morning glory — ☆ morning glory n. any of a genus (Ipomoea) of plants of the morning glory family; esp., a twining annual vine ( I. purpurea), with heart shaped leaves and trumpet shaped flowers of lavender, blue, pink, or white …   English World dictionary

  • morning glory — [ US ˈ.. ˌ..] n [U and C] a plant that has white, blue, or pink flowers that open in the morning and close in late afternoon …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Morning-glory — Morn ing glo ry, n. (Bot.) A climbing plant ({Ipom[oe]a purpurea}) having handsome, funnel shaped flowers, usually red, pink, purple, white, or variegated, sometimes pale blue. See {Dextrorsal}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • morning-glory — ☆ morning glory [môr′niŋ glôr΄ē ] adj. designating a family (Convolvulaceae, order Solanales) of twining dicotyledonous vines and some erect shrubs and trees with flowers having five sepals and a funnel shaped corolla, including some bindweeds… …   Universalium

  • morning glory — noun count a climbing plant with flowers of various colors …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • morning glory — ► NOUN ▪ a climbing plant of the convolvulus family with trumpet shaped flowers …   English terms dictionary

  • morning-glory — ☆ morning glory [môr′niŋ glôr΄ē ] adj. designating a family (Convolvulaceae, order Solanales) of twining dicotyledonous vines and some erect shrubs and trees with flowers having five sepals and a funnel shaped corolla, including some bindweeds… …   English World dictionary

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