Helxine

noun
Helxi·​ne | \ helkˈsīnē, -lˈzī-\

Definition of Helxine

: a genus of plants (family Urticaceae) native to Corsica and Sardinia and cultivated elsewhere as pot plants with small leaves and tiny solitary flowers that form dense mossy mats — see baby's tears

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History and Etymology for Helxine

New Latin, from Greek helxinē pellitory, bindweed, from helkein to drag, pull

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