capitalized : a genus of epiphytic orchids of the East Indies and the Malay archipelago having racemose flowers with a flat spreading perianth and a lip with a saccate base
plural saccolabia
or saccolabiums : any plant or flower of the genus Saccolabium

Word History


New Latin, from sacc- + labium

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“Saccolabium.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 9 Dec. 2023.

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