collomia

noun col·lo·mia \kəˈlōmēə\

Definition of collomia

  1. 1 capitalized :  a genus of herbs (family Polemoniaceae) found in western North America with alternate leaves and terminal clusters of phloxlike flowers

  2. 2 plural -s :  any plant or flower of the genus Collomia

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Origin and Etymology of collomia

New Latin, irregular from Greek kolla glue; from the nature of the seed — more at protocol


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