Pedalium

noun
Pe·​da·​lium | \ pəˈdālēəm, -lyəm\

Definition of Pedalium

: a genus (the type of the family Pedaliaceae) of smooth annual musky Indian or tropical African herbs having dentate leaves, axillary yellow flowers, and mucilaginous seeds

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History and Etymology for Pedalium

New Latin, from Greek pēdalion rudder, from pēdon oar blade; akin to Greek pod-, pous foot

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