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epimedium

Line breaks: epi|medium
Pronunciation: /ˌɛpɪˈmiːdɪəm/

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Definition of epimedium in English:

noun (plural epimediums)

A creeping plant of a genus which includes barrenwort.
  • Genus Epimedium, family Berberidaceae

Origin

modern Latin, from Greek epimēdion.

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