Corallorhiza

noun
Cor·al·lo·rhi·za | \ ˌkȯrə(ˌ)lōˈrīzə \

Definition of Corallorhiza 

: a genus of leafless root-parasitic or saprophytic orchids of wide distribution in temperate regions having small purplish or yellowish racemose flowers with an entire or lobed lip

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New Latin, from corall- + -rhiza

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