parakelia

noun
par·​a·​ke·​lia
variants: or less commonly parakeelia or parakilya \ ˌparəˈkēlyə \
plural -s

Definition of parakelia

: a succulent herb (Calandrinia balonensis) that is an important livestock feed in drier parts of interior Australia

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History and Etymology for parakelia

native name in Australia

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“Parakelia.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/parakelia. Accessed 8 Dec. 2021.

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