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spiraea

esp US spirea

/ (spaɪˈrɪə) /
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noun
any rosaceous plant of the genus Spiraea, having sprays of small white or pink flowersSee also meadowsweet (def. 2), hardhack
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Word Origin for spiraea

C17: via Latin from Greek speiraia, from speira spire ²
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