mitrewort

noun mi·tre·wort \ ˈmī-tər-ˌwərt , -ˌwȯrt \
variants: or less commonly miterwort

Definition of mitrewort

: any of a genus (Mitella) of rhizomatous perennial herbs of the saxifrage family that bear a capsule resembling a bishop's miter

First Known Use of mitrewort

1771

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