Spergularia

noun
Sper·​gu·​lar·​ia

Definition of Spergularia

: a genus of chiefly maritime herbs (family Caryophyllaceae) with linear or setaceous and often fleshy leaves and pink or white flowers — see sand spurry

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History and Etymology for Spergularia

New Latin, from Spergula + -aria

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“Spergularia.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Spergularia. Accessed 5 Dec. 2021.

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