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heliotrope

he·li·o·trope

heliotrope

pronunciation:
hi li trop
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: any of various plants whose apexes turn toward the sun, esp. a garden plant that bears fragrant purple blossoms.
definition 2: a reddish purple color.
derivation: heliotropic (adj.)
Word Parts
The word heliotrope contains the following parts:
heli, helio Greek root that means sun
synonyms:
sol1