Definition of Aizoon
: a small genus (the type of the family Aizoaceae) of low-growing evergreen spreading plants found in Africa, Australia, and the Mediterranean region having fleshy entire leaves and containing some species that are cultivated for their yellow flowers or silvery foliage
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Origin and Etymology of aizoon
New Latin, from Greek aei always + New Latin -zoon
First Known Use: 1542See Words from the same year
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