eryngium

noun

eryn·​gi·​um i-ˈrin-jē-əm How to pronounce eryngium (audio)
1
capitalized : a genus of coarse bristly herbs (family Umbelliferae) that include the sea holly
2
: any plant of the genus Eryngium

Dictionary Entries Near eryngium

Cite this Entry

“Eryngium.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/eryngium. Accessed 14 Jul. 2024.

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!