noun nie·ve·ta \ˌnēəˈvētə, nyəˈ-\

Definition of nieveta



  1. :  a low Californian herb of the genus Cryptantha (family Boraginaceae) with small white flowers like forget-me-nots

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Origin and Etymology of nieveta

American Spanish, from nieve snow, from Latin niv-, nix — more at snow

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to criticize severely

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