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Definition of lotus noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    lotus

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    NAmE//ˈloʊt̮əs//
     
     
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  1. 1a tropical plant with white or pink flowers that grows on the surface of lakes in Africa and Asia a lotus flower
  2. 2a picture in the shape of the lotus plant, used in art and architecture, especially in ancient Egypt
  3. 3(in ancient Greek stories) a fruit that is supposed to make you feel happy and relaxed when you have eaten it, as if in a dream
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