sertulum

noun

ser·​tu·​lum
ˈsərchələm
plural sertula
-lə
1
: umbel
2
[New Latin, diminutive of sertum] : a collection of scientifically studied plants

Word History

Etymology

New Latin, diminutive of Latin sertum garland, from neuter of sertus, past participle of serere to entwine, bind together

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“Sertulum.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sertulum. Accessed 27 Feb. 2024.

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