Calliopsis meaning

kălē-ŏpsĭs
A North American annual plant (Coreopsis tinctoria) in the composite family, widely cultivated for its showy flower heads with yellow rays and purple-red to brownish centers.
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A flower of the genus Coreopsis.
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Origin of calliopsis

  • New Latin Greek kalli- beautiful (from kallos beauty) Greek opsis appearance –opsis

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition