lunaria

noun lu·nar·ia \lüˈna(a)rēə\

Definition of lunaria

  1. 1 capitalized :  a genus of herbs (family Cruciferae) having cordate leaves and broad siliques

  2. 2 plural -s :  any plant of the genus Lunaria —called also honesty, satinpod

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Origin and Etymology of lunaria

New Latin, from Late Latin, henbane, from Latin luna moon + -aria (feminine singular of -arius -ary)


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