Anthyllis

noun
An·​thyl·​lis | \ anˈthilə̇s \

Definition of Anthyllis

: a genus of Old World plants (family Leguminosae) with often yellowish red flowers and a pod enclosed in the calyx — see kidney vetch

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History and Etymology for Anthyllis

New Latin, from Latin, a plant, from Greek

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“Anthyllis.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Anthyllis. Accessed 14 Aug. 2020.

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