noun My·o·su·rus \ˌmīəˈs(h)u̇rəs, -īəsˈyu̇-\

Definition of Myosurus

  1. :  a genus of small annual herbs (family Ranunculaceae) found in temperate regions and having tufted linear-spatulate radical leaves and flowers with the receptacle slender and elongated in fruit — see mousetail

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Origin and Etymology of myosurus

New Latin, from Greek myos (genitive of mys mouse) + New Latin -urus — more at mouse

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