calliopsis

noun
cal·​li·​op·​sis | \ ˌkalēˈäpsə̇s \

Definition of calliopsis

1 capitalized, in some classifications : a genus of plants comprising chiefly the annual members of the genus Coreopsis
2 plural calliopsis : coreopsis sense 2 especially : a cultivated annual plant of the genus Coreopsis

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History and Etymology for calliopsis

New Latin, from calli- + -opsis

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“Calliopsis.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/calliopsis. Accessed 26 Oct. 2021.

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