Definition of helichrysum
1 capitalized : a large genus of mostly African and Australian plants (family Compositae) with flower heads having shining involucres which retain their color when dried — see strawflower
2 plural -s : any plant of the genus Helichrysum
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Origin and Etymology of helichrysum
New Latin, from Greek helichrysos, from helik- helic- + chrysos gold — more at chrysalis
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