1. [ noun ] (Greek mythology) the sea nymph who detained Odysseus for seven years
Related terms: Oceanid Greek_mythology
2. [ noun ] (botany) rare north temperate bog orchid bearing a solitary white to pink flower marked with purple at the tip of an erect reddish stalk above 1 basal leaf
Synonyms: Calypso_bulbosa fairy-slipper
Related terms: orchid
Similar spelling:   Callophis