Definition of eremurus
: any of a genus (Eremurus) of perennial Asian herbs of the lily family that produce tall racemes of showy blooms —called also foxtail lily
Origin and Etymology of eremurus
New Latin, from Greek erēmos solitary + oura tail — more at ass
First Known Use: 1829
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