Aethionema

noun
Old World genus of the family Cruciferae
Syn: ↑genus Aethionema
Hypernyms: ↑dilleniid dicot genus
Member Meronyms: ↑stonecress, ↑stone cress

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\\ˌēthēōˈnēmə\ noun
Usage: capitalized
Etymology: New Latin, from aethio- (from Greek aēthēs strange) + -nema
: a genus of herbs (family Cruciferae) found in the Mediterranean region that have sessile glaucous leaves, some being cultivated for their white or rose-colored flowers

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