Definition of bulbocodium
1 capitalized : a monotypic genus of bulbous herbs (family Melanthaceae) native to the Mediterranean region and having purple flowers that resemble crocuses
2 plural -s : any plant of the genus Bulbocodium
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Origin and Etymology of bulbocodium
New Latin, from bulb- + Greek kōidion small sheepskin, fleece, diminutive of kōas sheepskin
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