Dutch"man (?), n.; pl. Dutchmen ().

A native, or one of the people, of Holland.

Dutchman's breeches Bot., a perennial American herb (Dicentra cucullaria), with peculiar double-spurred flowers. See Illust. of Dicentra. -- Dutchman's laudanum Bot., a West Indian passion flower (Passiflora Murucuja); also, its fruit. -- Dutchman's pipe Bot., an American twining shrub (Aristolochia Sipho). Its flowers have their calyx tubes curved like a tobacco pipe.


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