galax


ga·lax

noun \ˈgā-ˌlaks\

Definition of GALAX

:  an evergreen herb (Galax urceolata syn. G. aphylla of the order Diapensiales) of the southeastern United States that has glossy leaves and is related to the heaths (order Ericales)

Origin of GALAX

New Latin
First Known Use: circa 1753

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