chenopod

noun
che·​no·​pod | \ˈkē-nə-ˌpäd, ˈke- \

Definition of chenopod 

: any plant of the goosefoot family

First Known Use of chenopod

1555, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for chenopod

ultimately from Greek chēn goose + podion, diminutive of pod-, pous foot — more at goose, foot

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