erythronium

/ (ˌɛrɪˈθrəʊnɪəm) /

noun

any plant of the bulbous genus Erythronium, with decoratively mottled leaves and cyclamen-like yellow, rose, purple, or white flowers: family LiliaceaeSee also dogtooth violet

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Word Origin for erythronium

New Latin, from Greek erythros red
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