noun den·tar·ia \denˈta(a)rēə\

Definition of dentaria

  1. 1 capitalized :  a small genus of herbs (family Cruciferae) with pungent scaly or toothed roots

  2. 2 plural -s :  any plant of the genus Dentaria — compare coralwort crinkleroot

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Origin and Etymology of dentaria

New Latin, from Latin dent-, dens tooth + New Latin -aria — more at tooth

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to cast off or become cast off

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