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agrostemma

/ (ˌæɡrəʊˈstɛmə) /
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noun
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Word Origin for agrostemma

New Latin, from Greek agros a field + stemma a garland
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How to use agrostemma in a sentence

  • Agrostemma Githago L. Flowers rose-colored; pod erect, ovoid, about 16 mm.

    Seeds of Michigan Weeds|W. J. (William James) Beal
  • In this order Agrostemma Githago offers an illustration of a normally leafy calyx.

    Vegetable Teratology|Maxwell T. Masters
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