• Orchis Definition & Synonyms
- (n.) Any plant of the same family with the orchis; an orchid.
- (n.) A genus of endogenous plants growing in the North Temperate zone, and consisting of about eighty species. They are perennial herbs growing from a tuber (beside which is usually found the last years tuber also), and are valued for their showy flowers. See Orchidaceous.
• Orchises Definition & Synonyms
- (pl. ) of Orchis