lyreflower

lyreflower

(Bot.) n. A garden plant (Dicentra spectabilis) having deep-pink drooping heart-shaped flowers.
Syn. -- bleeding heart, Dicentra spectabilis.
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Lyr"ic

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Lyr"ic*al

(?), } a. [L. lyricus, Gr. : cf. F. lyrique. See Lyre.] 1. Of or pertaining to a lyre or harp.
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2. Fitted to be sung to the lyre; hence, also, appropriate for song; suitable for or suggestive of singing; -- of music or poetry.
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3. expressing deep personal emotion; -- said especially of poetry which expresses the individual emotions of the poet; as, the dancer's lyrical performance. "Sweet lyric song." Milton.
Syn. -- lyric.
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