uvularia

noun

uvu·​lar·​ia
ˌyüvyəˈla(a)rēə
1
capitalized : a genus of North American herbs (family Liliaceae) having erect stems, sessile or perfoliate leaves, and yellowish drooping bell-shaped flowers
2
plural -s : a plant of the genus Uvularia

Word History

Etymology

New Latin, from uvula + -aria

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“Uvularia.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/uvularia. Accessed 9 Dec. 2022.

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