noun, plural av·ens.
Origin of avens
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Avens, the English name of two rosaceous plants of the genus Geum.
Commend me to the prayers of the nuns of the Avens Sainte Vierge.Marguerite de Valois|Alexandre Dumas
Two species occur in Britain under the popular name “avens.”
Herbaceous vegetation consists largely of muhly grass, geum, and avens.