alpine parnassia

noun

Definition of alpine parnassia

: a white-flowered herb (Parnassia kotzebuei) found in Siberia, Greenland, and the Rocky mountains

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First Known Use of alpine parnassia

1921, in the meaning defined above

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“Alpine parnassia.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/alpine%20parnassia. Accessed 1 Dec. 2020.

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