peloria

noun
pe·lo·ria | \ pəˈlōrēə , -lȯr- \
plural -s

Definition of peloria 

: an abnormal often hereditary regularity of structure occurring in normally irregular flowers — see irregular peloria, regular peloria

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History and Etymology for peloria

New Latin, from Greek pelōros monstrous (from pelōr portent, monster) + New Latin -ia; akin to Greek terat-, teras portent, monster

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