Definition of solidago in English:

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solidago

Pronunciation: /ˌsäləˈdāɡō/

noun (plural solidagos)

A plant of the genus Solidago in the daisy family, especially (in gardening) goldenrod.
Example sentences
  • The bouquet contains naranja roses, tiger lilies, carnations, alstromeria, solidago, berries and a selection of greenery and twigs.
  • To start at the end of the list of reasons for not inviting solidagos into the garden, they do not cause hay fever.
  • Two plants are rapidly climbing to the top of my favourites list: salvias and solidagos.

Origin

Modern Latin, from a medieval Latin alteration of late Latin consolida 'comfrey'.

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Syllabification: sol·i·da·go

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