galinsoga

noun
gal·in·so·ga | \ˌgalə̇nˈsōgə\

Definition of galinsoga 

1 capitalized : a small genus of weedy tropical American herbs (family Compositae) with opposite leaves and small heads of yellowish flowers some of which have become naturalized in Europe and North America — see frenchweed

2 plural galinsoga : any plant of the genus Galinsoga

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History and Etymology for galinsoga

New Latin, after Mariano M. de Galinsoga †1797 Spanish botanist

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