noun Pe·dic·u·lar·is \pə̇ˌdikyəˈla(a)rə̇s\

Definition of Pedicularis

  1. :  a large genus of hemiparasitic herbs (family Scrophulareaceae) found in temperate or alpine regions that have pinnate or pinnatifid leaves and variously colored bilabiate flowers in terminal spikes — see lousewort

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Origin and Etymology of pedicularis

New Latin, from Latin (herba) pedicularis lousewort

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