Kickxia

noun
Kickx·​ia | \ ˈkiksēə \

Definition of Kickxia

: a small genus of Old World creeping pubescent herbs (family Scrophulariceae) having pinnately veined oval leaves and flowers with a prominent palate — see cancerwort

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History and Etymology for Kickxia

New Latin, from Jean Kickx †1831 and his son Jean Kickx †1864 Belgian botanists + New Latin -ia

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“Kickxia.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Kickxia. Accessed 13 Aug. 2022.

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