Gymnadeniopsis

noun
Gym·​na·​de·​ni·​op·​sis

Definition of Gymnadeniopsis

in some classifications
: a genus of North American terrestrial orchids that have appendages on the beak of the stigma and are now usually included in the genus Habenaria

History and Etymology for Gymnadeniopsis

New Latin, from Gymnadenia + -opsis

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“Gymnadeniopsis.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Gymnadeniopsis. Accessed 25 Sep. 2022.

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