noun Cen·tau·ri·um \sen‧ˈtȯrēəm\

Definition of Centaurium

  1. :  a genus of low-growing herbs (family Gentianaceae) distinguished by flowers with exserted spirally twisted anthers

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Origin and Etymology of centaurium

New Latin, from Latin centaureum, centaurion centaury — more at centaury

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