chloranthy

noun

chlo·​ran·​thy
ˈklōrˌan(t)thē
plural -es
: reversion of normally colored floral leaves to green foliage leaves

Word History

Etymology

French chloranthie, from chlor- + Greek anthos flower + French -ie -y

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“Chloranthy.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/chloranthy. Accessed 22 Apr. 2024.

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