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name for several plants, particularly trilliumtrillium
or wake-robin
, any plant of the large genus Trillium, attractive spring wildflowers of the family Liliaceae (lily family), native to North America and E Asia.
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(9) Wake-Robin is not a Whitman book, of course, but an 1871 work by John Burroughs.