Pronunciation: (lā'dēz-ēr'ringz", -ingz), [key]
—pl. -rings. (used with a sing. or pl. v.)
any of several plants having pendent flowers thought to resemble earrings, as the jewelweed or the fuchsia. Also called la•dy's-ear•drops Pronunciation: (lā'dēz ēr'drops"), [key] ladies'-earrings, ladies'-eardrops.
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