Definition of aspalathus
1 plural -es : a biblical shrub yielding a fragrant oil and generally believed to be a member of the genus Alhagi or of the genus Convolvulus
2 capitalized [New Latin, from Latin] : a genus of southern African shrubs (family Fabaceae) with heathlike often tufted leaves and yellow or rarely purple flowers
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Origin and Etymology of aspalathus
Latin, from Greek aspalathos
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