iride

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Italian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin īris (rainbow), from Ancient Greek ἶρις (îris)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈi.ri.de/
  • Stress: ìride
  • Hyphenation: i‧ri‧de

Noun[edit]

iride f (plural iridi)

  1. (anatomy) iris
  2. (botany) iris
    Synonym: iris
  3. rainbow
    Synonym: arcobaleno
  4. (mineralogy) An iridescent variety of chalcedony.
  5. (entomology, uncountable) Name of the Iris taxonomic genus.

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