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The answer IRIS has 1771 possible clue(s) in existing crosswords.
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Definitions of iris in various dictionaries:
noun - plants with sword-shaped leaves and erect stalks bearing bright-colored flowers composed of three petals and three drooping sepals
noun - muscular diaphragm that controls the size of the pupil which in turn controls the amount of light that enters the eye
noun - diaphragm consisting of thin overlapping plates that can be adj usted to change the diameter of a central opening
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|Possible Crossword Clues|
|Part of the eye|
|Tennessee's state flower|
|Bit of eye makeup|
|Where a pupil sits|
|Blue flag, e.g.|
|Colored part of a ball?|
|Possible Jeopardy Clues|
|By dropping 2 letters in Osiris' name, you get this Greek goddess who shares her name with a flower|
|Every year the Dykes Medal goes to the best example of this bearded flower|
|Prairie Sunset & Sable are 2 of the bearded varieties of this spring flower|
|The uvea in the eye consists of 3 parts: the choroid, the ciliary body & this colored part lying behind the cornea|
|It shares its name with the Greek goddess of the rainbow|
|It's Tennessee's state flower, not its state part of the eye|
|Melanin in this colorful part of the eye absorbs strong light that might blur the vision|
|The color of this ring around the pupil is inherited|
|Flower seen here (that fits the category)|
|Botanically, the crocus is a member of this 4-letter plant family named for the Greek goddess of the rainbow|
|Possible Dictionary Clues|
|a flat, coloured, ring-shaped membrane behind the cornea of the eye, with an adjustable circular opening (pupil) in the centre.|
|diaphragm consisting of thin overlapping plates that can be adjusted to change the diameter of a central opening|
|muscular diaphragm that controls the size of the pupil it forms the colored portion of the eye|
|plants with sword-shaped leaves and erect stalks bearing bright-colored flowers composed of three petals and three drooping sepals|
|The pigmented, round, contractile membrane of the eye, suspended between the cornea and lens and perforated by the pupil. It regulates the amount of light entering the eye.|
|Any of numerous plants of the genus Iris, having narrow sword-shaped leaves and showy, variously colored flowers.|
|A rainbow or rainbowlike display of colors.|
|An iris diaphragm.|
|A flat, coloured, ring-shaped membrane behind the cornea of the eye, with an adjustable circular opening (pupil) in the centre.|
|A plant with showy flowers, typically of purple or yellow, and sword-shaped leaves. Irises are native to both Eurasia and North America and widely cultivated as ornamentals.|
|Iris, SOUTH CAROLINA, UNITED STATES|
|Iris, Santiago de Cuba, CUBA|
|Iris, CALIFORNIA, UNITED STATES|
|Iris, COLORADO, UNITED STATES|
|Iris, Tarapaca, CHILE|
|Iris, MONTANA, UNITED STATES|
|Iris might refer to|
Iris or * Iris (anatomy), part of the eye|
* Iris (color), an ambiguous color term, usually referring to shades ranging from blue-violet to violet
* Iris (insect), a genus of praying mantis
* Iris (mythology), a Greek goddess
* Iris (plant), a genus of flowering plants