Chondrilla

noun
Chon·​dril·​la | \ känˈdrilə \

Definition of Chondrilla

: a genus of Old World herbs (family Compositae) having large basal mostly pinnatifid leaves, small stem leaves, and few-flowered heads with spinulose achenes — see gum succory

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History and Etymology for Chondrilla

New Latin, from Latin chondrille, from Greek chondrilē

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“Chondrilla.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Chondrilla. Accessed 31 May. 2020.

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