noun Rhyn·chos·po·ra \riŋˈkäspərə\

Definition of Rhynchospora

  1. :  a genus of widely distributed sedges (family Cyperaceae) having leafy culms, clustered spikelets, a perianth usually of barbed bristles, and an achene crowned by the persistent style base

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Origin and Etymology of rhynchospora

New Latin, from rhynch- + -spora

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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