Kerria definition

kerēə
Any of a genus (Kerria) of Chinese plants of the rose family, esp. an ornamental species (K. japonica) with slender, green twigs and bright yellow, often double flowers.
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Kerria japonica, the sole species in the genus Kerria, a deciduous shrub with five-petalled yellow flowers.
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Noun

Singular:
kerria
Plural:
kerrias

Origin of kerria

  • From the genus name.

    From Wiktionary