noun Ma·ian·the·mum \māˈ(y)an(t)thəməm, mīˈa-\

Definition of Maianthemum

  1. :  a genus of perennial herbs (family Liliaceae) having slender rhizomes and an erect stem bearing a few leaves and a terminal raceme of small white flowers — see false lily of the valley

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Origin and Etymology of maianthemum

New Latin, from Latin maius May + New Latin -anthemum — more at may (month)

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feeling or affected by lethargy

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