Plumbago Definition

plumbāgō
plumbagos
noun
plumbagos
Webster's New World
Webster's New World

(mineralogy) Graphite.

Wiktionary

(botany) Leadwort.

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pronoun

A taxonomic genus within the family Plumbaginoideae "” the leadworts.

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Other Word Forms of Plumbago

Noun

Singular:
plumbago
Plural:
plumbagoes, plumbagos

Origin of Plumbago

  • From Latin plumbāgō, from plumbum (“lead").

    From Wiktionary

  • Latin plumbago (“lead ore, black lead")

    From Wiktionary

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