ake·​ley | \ ə-ˈkē-lē \
plural -s

Definition of akeley

: any of several plants of the genus Aquilegia

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First Known Use of akeley

circa 1922, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for akeley

modification of New Latin aquilegia, aquileia

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“Akeley.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/akeley. Accessed 24 Sep. 2020.

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