noun Ro·rip·pa \rȯˈripə\

Definition of Rorippa

  1. :  a large genus of chiefly weedy aquatic or marsh herbs (family Cruciferae) that have pinnate or pinnatifid leaves, yellow flowers, and terete pods with seeds in two rows in each cell and that include some forms used for salad greens or pot herbs — see marsh cress

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Origin and Etymology of rorippa

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capable of being understood in two ways

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