Cynoglossum

noun Cyn·o·glos·sum

Definition of Cynoglossum

  1. :  a large genus of tall rough herbs (family Boraginaceae) found in most temperate and subtropical regions — see hound's-tongue

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Origin and Etymology of cynoglossum

New Latin, from Greek kynoglōsson, from kyn- cyn- + -glossōn (from glōssa tongue) — more at gloss


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