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 for Slipper flower
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Slipper \Slip"per\, n.
     1. One who, or that which, slips.
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     2. A kind of light shoe, which may be slipped on with ease,
        and worn in undress; a slipshoe.
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     3. A kind of apron or pinafore for children.
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     4. A kind of brake or shoe for a wagon wheel.
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     5. (Mach.) A piece, usually a plate, applied to a sliding
        piece, to receive wear and afford a means of adjustment;
        -- also called shoe, and gib.
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     Slipper animalcule (Zool.), a ciliated infusorian of the
        genus Paramecium.
     Slipper flower.(Bot.) Slipperwort.
     Slipper limpet, or Slipper shell (Zool.), a boat shell.
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