noun Spi·lan·thes \spīˈlan(ˌ)thēz\

Definition of Spilanthes

  1. :  a genus of widely distributed herbs (family Compositae) with opposite serrate leaves and yellow or whitish flowers in dense heads

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Origin and Etymology of spilanthes

New Latin, from Greek spilos spot + New Latin -anthes

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a brief usually trivial fact

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