Synonyms for iris-foetidissima

1. Iris foetidissima (n.)

iris with purple flowers and foul-smelling leaves; southern and western Europe and North Africa


2. iris (n.)

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


3. iris (n.)

diaphragm consisting of thin overlapping plates that can be adjusted to change the diameter of a central opening