noun On·o·bry·chis \ˌänəˈbrīkə̇s\

Definition of Onobrychis

  1. :  a genus of Old World herbs of the family Leguminosae having pinnate leaves, pink or white racemose flowers, and flat unjointed pods

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Origin and Etymology of onobrychis

New Latin, from Greek onobrychis, a leguminous plant, from onos ass + -brychis (from brykein, brychein to eat greedily, gnash the teeth) — more at ass, bruxism

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