NOUN: “a showy Mexican and Central American plant (E. pulcherrima) with tapering usually scarlet bracts that suggest petals and surround small yellow flowers” Crossword Clue

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NOUN: “a showy Mexican and Central American plant (E. pulcherrima) with tapering usually scarlet bracts that suggest petals and surround small yellow flowers” Crossword Clue Answer is…

Answer: POINSETTIA

This clue last appeared in the Missing Letter Crossword on February 5, 2024. You can also find answers to past Missing Letter Crosswords.

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Clue & Answer Definitions

  • TAPERING (adjective)
    1. becoming gradually narrower
    2. gradually decreasing until little remains
  • TAPERING (noun)
    1. the act of gradually lowering the size or amount
  • POINSETTIA (noun)
    1. tropical American plant having poisonous milk and showy tapering usually scarlet petallike leaves surrounding small yellow flowers

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