Fuirena

noun
Fu·i·re·na | \ˌfyüəˈrēnə\

Definition of Fuirena 

: a genus of sedges (family Cyperaceae) with leafy culms and many-flowered terete spikelets in terminal or axillary clusters — see umbrella grass sense c

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History and Etymology for Fuirena

New Latin, from Georg Fuiren †1628 Danish physician

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