Anastatica

noun
An·​a·​stat·​i·​ca

Definition of Anastatica

: a genus of Arabian herbs (family Cruciferae) having a taproot, a disklike crown, and axillary white flowers

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First Known Use of Anastatica

1760, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Anastatica

New Latin, from ana- + -statica (from Greek statikos)

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“Anastatica.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Anastatica. Accessed 1 Aug. 2021.

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