Asphodeline

noun As·pho·del·i·ne \ ˌasfəˈdeləˌnē \

Definition of Asphodeline

: a genus of asphodels native to the Mediterranean region that have usually yellow or white flowers in long bracted racemes

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Origin and Etymology of asphodeline

New Latin, from Greek asphodelinē, feminine of asphodelinos of asphodel, from asphodelos


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