Menyanthes

noun
Meny·​an·​thes | \ ˌmenēˈan(t)(ˌ)thēz \

Definition of Menyanthes

: a genus (the type of the family Menyanthaceae) of bog plants, having thickish creeping rootstocks and racemose flowers on a naked scape — see buckbean

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History and Etymology for Menyanthes

New Latin, from meny- (origin unknown) + -anthes

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“Menyanthes.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Menyanthes. Accessed 24 Jan. 2022.

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