: a small genus of widely distributed semiaquatic herbs (family Saxifragaceae) having minute greenish yellow apetalous flowers

Word History


New Latin, from chrys- + Latin splenium spleenwort (from Greek splēnion, from splēn spleen)

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“Chrysosplenium.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 20 May. 2024.

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