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

Word History


New Latin, from Greek kynoglōsson, from kyn- cyn- + -glossōn (from glōssa tongue)

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“Cynoglossum.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 21 Jun. 2024.

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