Thermopsis

noun

Ther·​mop·​sis
(ˌ)thərˈmäpsə̇s
: a genus of American and Asiatic showy herbs (family Leguminosae) having trifoliolate stipulate leaves and yellow or purple racemose flowers see bush pea

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Etymology

New Latin, from Greek thermos lupine + New Latin -opsis

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“Thermopsis.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Thermopsis. Accessed 3 Feb. 2023.

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