Euphrasia

noun Eu·phra·sia \ yüˈfrāzh(ē)ə \

Definition of Euphrasia

:a large genus of hemiparasitic herbs (family Scrophulariaceae) widely distributed outside the tropics and having flowers with the upper lip of the corolla 2-cleft and its margin recurved

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Origin and Etymology of euphrasia

New Latin, from Medieval Latin eufrasia euphrasy


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