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galax

noun ga·lax \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)
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Origin of GALAX

New Latin
First Known Use: circa 1753

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