Centaurium

noun
Cen·​tau·​ri·​um | \ sen‧ˈtȯrēəm \

Definition of Centaurium

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

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History and Etymology for Centaurium

New Latin, from Latin centaureum, centaurion centaury

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“Centaurium.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Centaurium. Accessed 28 Sep. 2021.

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