Definition of Mollugo
: a genus of low chiefly tropical American herbs (family Aizoaceae) having whorled leaves and pedicellate flowers — see carpetweed
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Origin and Etymology of mollugo
New Latin, from Latin, stickseed, from mollis soft
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