noun Zig·a·de·nus \ˌzigəˈdēnəs\

Definition of Zigadenus

  1. :  a genus of herbs (family Liliaceae) of North America and Asia having basal linear leaves and a terminal panicle of whitish or greenish flowers with a flat spreading perianth — see death camas

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Origin and Etymology of zigadenus

New Latin, alteration of Zygadenus, from Greek zygadēn jointly, in pairs, from zygon yoke, pair — more at yoke

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feeling or affected by lethargy

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