noun Trig·o·nel·la \ˌtrigəˈnelə\

Definition of Trigonella

  1. :  a genus of widely distributed herbs (family Leguminosae) having pinnately trifoliolate leaves, capitate or racemose flowers, and linear pods — see fenugreek

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Origin and Etymology of trigonella

New Latin, from Latin trigonum triangle + -ella — more at trigon

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