noun Li·nan·thus \līˈnan(t)thəs\

Definition of Linanthus

  1. :  a genus of delicate herbs (family Polemoniaceae) of the western U.S. having opposite usually palmately divided leaves

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Origin and Etymology of linanthus

New Latin, from lin- (from Latin linum) + -anthus

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to cast off or become cast off

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