chionodoxa

chionodoxa
n. any liliaceous plant of the genus Chionodoxa, having early-blooming blue flowers. Also called glory-of-the-snow.
Etymology: mod.L f. Gk khion snow + doxa glory

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  • chionodoxa — /kuy euh noh dok seuh, kuy on euh /, n. any of several plants belonging to the genus Chionodoxa, of the lily family, having blue, white, or pink clusters of flowers on short stalks, and including the glory of the snow. [1844; < NL < Gk chiono ,… …   Universalium

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