Calimeris

noun
Ca·​lim·​er·​is | \ kəˈlimərə̇s \

Definition of Calimeris

: a small genus of Asian herbs (family Compositae) resembling the genus Aster but differing in having the bracts of the involucre scarious-margined

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History and Etymology for Calimeris

New Latin, from cali- + Greek meris part; akin to Latin merēre to deserve

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“Calimeris.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Calimeris. Accessed 27 Sep. 2020.

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