rosilla

noun
ro·​silla | \ rōˈzilə, -ˈsilə, -ˈsē(y)ə \
plural -s

Definition of rosilla

1 : a sneezeweed (Helenium puberulum) of southern California
2 : a shrub or small tree (Eysenhardtia polystachya) of the family Leguminosae of Arizona and adjacent Mexico with small white flowers in long racemes — see nephritic wood

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American Spanish

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“Rosilla.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rosilla. Accessed 30 Sep. 2020.

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