Glyceria

noun
Gly·​ce·​ria | \ glə̇ˈsirēə, glīˈ- \

Definition of Glyceria

: a genus of chiefly North American perennial paludal or aquatic grasses having lemmas very prominently 5- to 9-nerved

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History and Etymology for Glyceria

New Latin, from Greek glykeros sweet + New Latin -ia

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“Glyceria.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Glyceria. Accessed 3 Jul. 2022.

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