"calendula" Definition

  1. n. A genus of composite herbaceous plants. One species, Calendula officinalis, is the common marigold, and was supposed to blossom on the calends of every month, whence the name.

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Position in dictionary: 14063 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n.,
Words that start with "calendula": 1
Words that end with "calendula": 1
Words that contain "calendula": 1
Next words in dictionary: calendulin, calenture, calescence, calf, calfskin, cali, caliber, calibrate, calibration, calibre
Previous words in dictionary: calends, calendrical, calendric, calendrer, calendographer, calendering, calendered, calender, calendary, calendaring

English Dictionary Definition of calendula

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