noun He·li·o·tro·pi·um \ˌhēlēə‧ˈtrōpēəm\

Definition of Heliotropium

  1. :  a genus of herbs and shrubs (family Boraginaceae) having small white or purple fragrant salver-shaped flowers in spikes — see heliotrope 1b

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Origin and Etymology of heliotropium

New Latin, from Greek hēliotropion heliotrope — more at heliotrope

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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