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A plant of the genus Ipomoea in the convolvulus family, especially (in gardening) a morning glory.
- ‘Morning glories are a major weed problem in New Mexico, Arizona, and in the San Joaquin Valley of California, where several species of Ipomoea are found.’
- ‘If you want to cover your fence fast, the best choice would probably have to be morning glories (Ipomoea).’
Modern Latin, from Greek ips worm + homoios like.
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