Chrysopsis

noun Chry·sop·sis \krə̇ˈsäpsə̇s\

Definition of Chrysopsis

  1. :  a genus of North American chiefly perennial woolly, hairy, or glutinous herbs (family Compositae) having large often corymbose heads — see golden aster

Love words? You must — there are over 200,000 words in our free online dictionary, but you are looking for one that’s only in the Merriam-Webster Unabridged Dictionary.

Join MWU now and get access to America’s largest dictionary, with:

  • 300,000 words that aren't in our free dictionary
  • Expanded definitions, etymologies, and usage notes
  • Advanced search features
  • Ad free!

Origin and Etymology of chrysopsis

New Latin, from chrys- + -opsis


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up Chrysopsis? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

a brief usually trivial fact

Get Word of the Day daily email!