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1. achimenes, hot water plant

any plant of the genus Achimenes having showy bell-shaped flowers that resemble gloxinias

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any plant of the tropical S American tuberous-rooted perennial genus Achimenes, with showy red, blue, or white tubular flowers, some of which are grown as greenhouse plants: family Gesneriaceae

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