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Definition 1: small waxy white or pinkish-white saprophytic woodland plant having scalelike leaves and a nodding flower; turns black with age - [noun denoting plant]

Synonyms for waxflower in the sense of this definition

(waxflower is a kind of ...) wild or uncultivated flowering plant

(... is a member of waxflower) leafless fleshy saprophytic plants; in some classifications placed in the family Pyrolaceae

Definition 2: epiphytic clusia of British Guiana - [noun denoting plant]

Synonyms for waxflower in the sense of this definition

(waxflower is a kind of ...) plant that derives moisture and nutrients from the air and rain; usually grows on another plant but not parasitic on it

(... is a member of waxflower) tropical American aromatic trees or shrubs; often epiphytic; some stranglers

Definition 3: twining woody vine of Madagascar having thick dark waxy evergreen leaves and clusters of large fragrant waxy white flowers along the stems; widely cultivated in warm regions - [noun denoting plant]

Synonyms for waxflower in the sense of this definition

(waxflower is a kind of ...) any of various evergreen climbing shrubs of the genus Stephanotis having fragrant waxy flowers

(... is a member of waxflower) genus of Old World tropical woody vines

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