noun Al·li·ar·ia \ˌalēˈa(a)rēə\

Definition of Alliaria

  1. :  a genus of Old World herbs (family Cruciferae) having broad undivided leaves, white flowers, and long siliques — see garlic mustard

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Origin and Etymology of alliaria

New Latin, from Latin allium, alium garlic + New Latin -aria — more at allium

First Known Use: 1821

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