capitalized : a large genus of smooth perennial herbs (family Umbelliferae) that are natives of temperate regions of the Old World and have ternately compound leaves, white flowers, and fruit with solitary oil tubes
plural -s : any plant of the genus Seseli

Word History


New Latin, from Latin seselis seseli, from Greek seselis, seseli, perhaps of Egyptian origin

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“Seseli.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 21 May. 2024.

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