Synonyms for gladiolus


1. gladiolus, gladiola, sword lily, iridaceous plant
usage: any of numerous plants of the genus Gladiolus native chiefly to tropical and South Africa having sword-shaped leaves and one-sided spikes of brightly colored funnel-shaped flowers; widely cultivated
2. gladiolus, corpus sternum, bone, os
usage: the large central part of the breastbone
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