Conringia

noun

Con·​ring·​ia
känˈriŋ(g)ēə,
-rinjēə
: a genus of Eurasian herbs (family Cruciferae) with entire clasping leaves, small yellow flowers in racemes, and long slender pods see hare's-ear sense 2

Word History

Etymology

New Latin, from Herman Conring †1681 German scholar + New Latin -ia

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“Conringia.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Conringia. Accessed 22 May. 2024.

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