Chloris definition

  • noun:
    • An Aristotelian name of some little greenish bird: subsequently applied, both generically and particularly, towards European greenfinch, Chloris of Moehring, 1752, Loxia chloris of Linnæus, 1766, now generally known as Ligurinus chloris.
    • A genus of warblers: synonymous with Parula.
    • just like flora, repayments
    • [capitalized] A genus of plants for the family Poaceæ.
    • tufted or perennial or annual grasses having athletes: finger grass; windmill lawn

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