juncus

noun
jun·cus | \ ˈjəŋkəs \

Definition of juncus 

1 capitalized : a genus (the type of the family Juncaceae) of chiefly marsh plants of temperate regions that are perennial tufted glabrous herbs with mostly terete or channeled leaves

2 plural -es : any plant of the genus Juncus — see rush

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History and Etymology for juncus

New Latin, from Latin, rush

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