Ballota

noun
Bal·​lo·​ta | \ bəˈlōtə \

Definition of Ballota

: a genus of plants (family Labiatae) having small bracteate flowers in axillary clusters — see black horehound

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History and Etymology for Ballota

New Latin, alteration of Latin ballote black horehound, from Greek ballōtē

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“Ballota.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Ballota. Accessed 26 May. 2022.

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