Asphodelus

noun

As·​phod·​e·​lus
aˈsfädᵊləs
: a genus of asphodels native to southern Asia and the Mediterranean region that have white, pink, or yellow flowers and clustered fleshy roots

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Etymology

New Latin, from Latin

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“Asphodelus.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Asphodelus. Accessed 12 Jun. 2024.

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