noun Di·as·cia \dīˈash(ē)ə\

Definition of Diascia

  1. :  a genus of chiefly annual southern African herbs (family Scrophulariaceae) having 2-lipped flowers with the lower lip 2-spurred

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Origin and Etymology of diascia

New Latin, from di- + Greek askos wineskin, bladder, belly + New Latin -ia; from the two sacs that grow on the corolla — more at ascus

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capable of being understood in two ways

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