melosa

noun me·lo·sa \mə̇ˈlōsə\

Definition of melosa

plural

-s

  1. :  a South American herb (Madia sativa) with glandular viscid foliage

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Origin and Etymology of melosa

American Spanish, from Spanish, feminine of meloso of honey, resembling honey, from Late Latin mellosus, from Latin mell- + -osus -ous


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