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Pulmonaria

noun Pul·mo·nar·ia \ˌpəlməˈna(a)reə\

Definition of Pulmonaria

  1. :  a genus of European herbs (family Boraginaceae) having large basal leaves, cymose blue flowers with a 5-lobed funnel-shaped corolla, and large nutlets — see bethlehem sage lungwort

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Origin and Etymology of pulmonaria

New Latin, from Latin, feminine of pulmonarius


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Pulmonaria

plural noun Pul·mo·nar·ia \"\

Definition of Pulmonaria

in some especially former classifications

  1. :  a group comprising the pulmonate arachnids (as the scorpions and spiders)

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Origin and Etymology of pulmonaria

New Latin, from Latin, neuter plural of pulmonarius


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Pulmonaria

Pul·mo·nar·ia \"\

Definition of Pulmonaria

  1. taxonomic synonym of 1pulmonata

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Origin and Etymology of pulmonaria

New Latin, from Latin, neuter plural of pulmonarius


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