Share this entry

Share this page

drosera

Syllabification: dros·er·a
Pronunciation: /ˈdräsərə
 
/

Definition of drosera in English:

noun

A sundew.
  • Genus Drosera, family Droseraceae

Origin

modern Latin, from Greek droseros 'dewy' (from the appearance of the glistening hairs on the leaves).

Definition of drosera in:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day vicarious
Pronunciation: vɪˈkɛːrɪəs
adjective
experienced in the imagination through another person's feelings…