aspalathus

See also: Aspalathus

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin aspalathus, from Ancient Greek ἀσπάλαθος (aspalathos).

NounEdit

aspalathus (plural aspalathuses)

  1. (botany) Any of the genus Aspalathus of flowering plants.
  2. (obsolete) A thorny shrub yielding a fragrant oil.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of The Bible, Eccles. xxiv. 15 to this entry?)
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