noun Bal·lo·ta \bəˈlōtə\

Definition of Ballota

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

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Origin and Etymology of ballota

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

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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