cardueline

adjective
car·​du·​e·​line | \ ˌkärjəˈwēlə̇n \

Definition of cardueline

: of or relating to the genus Carduelis

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History and Etymology for cardueline

New Latin Carduelis + English -ine

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“Cardueline.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cardueline. Accessed 28 Oct. 2020.

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