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Engelsk navneord: iris

1. iris (om plante) plants with sword-shaped leaves and erect stalks bearing bright-colored flowers composed of three petals and three drooping sepals

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)flag, fleur-de-lis, sword lily

Mindre specifikke termeriridaceous plant

Mere specifikke termerbearded iris, beardless iris, blue flag, bulbous iris, dwarf iris, dwarf iris, English iris, gladdon, gladdon iris, Iris cristata, Iris foetidissima, Iris persica, Iris pseudacorus, Iris verna, Iris versicolor, Iris virginica, Iris xiphioides, Persian iris, roast beef plant, southern blue flag, stinking gladwyn, stinking iris, vernal iris, yellow flag, yellow iris, yellow water flag

Tilhører disse overordnede termergenus Iris

2. iris (i anatomi) muscular diaphragm that controls the size of the pupil which in turn controls the amount of light that enters the eye; it forms the colored portion of the eye

Mindre specifikke termermembrane, tissue layer

Omfatter disse specifikke termerpupil

Omfatter disse overordnede termereye, oculus, optic

3. iris (om genstand) diaphragm consisting of thin overlapping plates that can be adjusted to change the diameter of a central opening

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)iris diaphragm

Mindre specifikke termerdiaphragm, stop

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