Word of the Day – Clianthus

By January 15, 2020 Word of the Day

Clianthus (noun)


An Australasian plant of the pea family, which bears drooping clusters of large scarlet flowers.

Modern Latin, apparently from Greek kleos, klei- ‘glory’ + anthos ‘flower’.

Example sentences

“The clianthus flowers danced in the breeze.”

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