sea onion

Definitions of sea onion
  1. noun
    having dense spikes of small white flowers and yielding a bulb with medicinal properties
    synonyms: Urginea maritima, sea squill, squill
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    type of:
    liliaceous plant
    plant growing from a bulb or corm or rhizome or tuber
  2. noun
    European scilla with small blue or purple flowers
    synonyms: Scilla verna, spring squill
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    type of:
    scilla, squill
    an Old World plant of the genus Scilla having narrow basal leaves and pink or blue or white racemose flowers
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