Suaeda

noun
Su·​ae·​da | \ süˈēdə \

Definition of Suaeda

: a genus of herbs and shrubs (family Chenopodiaceae) bearing fleshy terete leaves and small flowers with a persistent 5-lobed perianth — see burroweed, sea blite, seepweed

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History and Etymology for Suaeda

New Latin, from Arabic suwayd

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“Suaeda.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Suaeda. Accessed 11 Jul. 2020.

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