Associations to the word «Sunflower»


SUNFLOWER, noun. Any plant of the genus Helianthus, so called probably from the form and color of its floral head, having the form of a large disk surrounded by yellow ray flowers
SUNFLOWER, noun. The commonly cultivated species, Helianthus annuus, a native of America.
SUNFLOWER, noun. (colour) a bright yellow, like that of the flower petals.
SUNFLOWER OIL, noun. A vegetable oil, pressed from sunflower seeds, and used in cooking.
SUNFLOWER OILS, noun. Plural of sunflower oil
SUNFLOWER SEEDS, noun. Seeds of sunflower, especially roasted and eaten as a snack
SUNFLOWER STATE, proper noun. (informal) Kansas

Dictionary definition

SUNFLOWER, noun. Any plant of the genus Helianthus having large flower heads with dark disk florets and showy yellow rays.

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