Borrichia

noun
Bor·​rich·​ia | \ bəˈrikēə \

Definition of Borrichia

: a small genus of low shrubby American herbs (family Compositae) having coriaceous or fleshy opposite leaves and solitary heads of yellow flowers with blackish anthers

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History and Etymology for Borrichia

New Latin, from Olaus Borrichius †1690 Danish medical writer + New Latin -ia

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“Borrichia.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Borrichia. Accessed 14 Aug. 2020.

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