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noun
a kind of flower which blossoms once in 12 years
Kurinji is a bright blue bell-shaped flower found on the hill slopes of the Western Ghats at an altiltude between 6000 to 7000 feet.
Submitted by: Rameshkrishnan from India on 08/04/2012 21:51:00
Definition of kurinji from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

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