Definition of Ammi
: a small genus (the type of the family Umbelliferae) of branched annual herbs of the Mediterranean region and the North Atlantic islands with pinnate or pinnatifid leaves and compound umbels — see bishop's weed
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Origin and Etymology of ammi
New Latin, from Latin ammi, ami, a plant (probably Carum copticum), from Greek
First Known Use: circa 1806See Words from the same year
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