plural -es
: an eyebright (Euphrasia officinalis)

Word History


Middle English eufrasie, from Medieval Latin eufrasia, from Greek euphrasia good cheer, from euphrainein to gladden, from eu- + -phrainein (from phrēn mind)

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“Euphrasy.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 7 Dec. 2023.

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