krym–saghyz

noun \¦krimsə¦gēz, -giz\
variants: or

krim–saghyz

\¦krimsə¦gēz, -giz\

Definition of krym–saghyz

plural

-es

  1. :  a small dandelion (Taraxacum megalorrhizon) of the Mediterranean region with yellow heads and a long rubber-containing taproot for which it is cultivated

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Origin and Etymology of krym–saghyz

Russian krym-sagyz, from Krym Crimea, peninsula in the southern part of European Russia, U.S.S.R. + Turki sagĭz rubber, gum


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