sunflower

/ˈsʌnflaʊə / (say 'sunflowuh)

noun
any plant of the genus Helianthus, characterised by yellow-rayed flowers, as H. annuus, the common species of North America, a tall plant grown for its showy flowers, and for its seeds which are valued as food for poultry and as the source of an oil.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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