noun An·a·stat·i·ca

Definition of Anastatica

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

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Origin and Etymology of anastatica

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

First Known Use: 1760

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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