ag·​ri·​mo·​nia | \ ˌa-grə-ˈmō-nē-ə, -nyə \

Definition of agrimonia

1 capitalized : a genus of herbs (family Rosaceae) found chiefly in north temperate regions that have pinnately compound leaves, yellow flowers, and bristly fruits
2 plural -s : a plant of the genus Agrimonia

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First Known Use of agrimonia

before the 12th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for agrimonia

New Latin, from Latin, agrimony

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“Agrimonia.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 18 Apr. 2021.

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