[syn: jack-in-the-pulpit, Indian turnip, wake-robin, Arisaema triphyllum, Arisaema atrorubens]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Wake-robin \Wake"-rob`in\, n. (Bot.)
Any plant of the genus Arum, especially, in England, the
cuckoopint (Arum maculatum).
Note: In America the name is given to several species of
Trillium, and sometimes to the Jack-in-the-pulpit.
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
n 1: any liliaceous plant of the genus Trillium having a whorl
of three leaves at the top of the stem with a single three-
petaled flower [syn: trillium, wood lily, wake-robin]
2: common American spring-flowering woodland herb having
sheathing leaves and an upright club-shaped spadix with
overarching green and purple spathe producing scarlet berries
[syn: jack-in-the-pulpit, Indian turnip, wake-robin,
Arisaema triphyllum, Arisaema atrorubens]