Atriplex

noun At·ri·plex \ˈa‧trəˌpleks\

Definition of Atriplex

  1. :  a widely distributed genus of herbs or subshrubs (family Chenopodiaceae) with small diclinous flowers and utricular fruit enclosed in two bracts — see orache

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Origin and Etymology of atriplex

New Latin, from Latin, orache — more at orache


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