solidago

/ (ˌsɒlɪˈdeɪɡəʊ) /

noun plural -gos

any plant of the chiefly American genus Solidago, which includes the goldenrods: family Asteraceae (composites)

Nearby words

  1. solid solution,
  2. solid south,
  3. solid-looking,
  4. solid-state,
  5. solid-state physics,
  6. solidarity,
  7. solidarize,
  8. solidary,
  9. solidification,
  10. solidify

Word Origin for solidago

C18: via New Latin from Medieval Latin soldago a plant reputed to have healing properties, from soldāre to strengthen, from Latin solidāre, from solidus solid

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