Zizia

noun Ziz·ia \ˈzizēə\

Definition of Zizia

  1. :  a small genus of North American herbs (family Umbelliferae) with ternately compound leaves, yellow flowers in compound umbels, and flat wingless fruit — see golden alexander, golden meadow parsnip

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Origin and Etymology of zizia

New Latin, from I. B. Ziz, 19th century German botanist + New Latin -ia


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