Helipterum

noun
He·​lip·​ter·​um | \ hə̇ˈliptərəm\

Definition of Helipterum

: a genus of African and Australian herbs (family Compositae) having a plumose pappus and densely silky hairy achenes and grown as an everlasting

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History and Etymology for Helipterum

New Latin, from heli- entry 1 + Greek pteron wing

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