ma·​ri·​ca | \ məˈrīkə\

Definition of marica

1 capitalized : a genus of tender perennials (family Iridaceae) resembling the iris and having flowers on the side of leaflike stems
2 plural -s : a plant of the genus Marica

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History and Etymology for marica

New Latin, from Latin Marica, goddess associated with a sacred grove at Minturnae in central Italy

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