Leonurus

noun
Le·​o·​nu·​rus | \ ˌlēəˈn(y)u̇rəs \

Definition of Leonurus

: a genus of stout Old World herbs (family Labiatae) having cut-lobed leaves, close whorls of axillary flowers and angled nutlets — see motherwort

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History and Etymology for Leonurus

New Latin, from Greek leōn lion + New Latin -urus

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“Leonurus.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Leonurus. Accessed 26 Sep. 2021.

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