echinops definition

  • noun:
    • A genus of cynaroid Compositæ with a thistle-like routine, remarkable for featuring its one-flowered minds crowded in dense terminal groups resembling the standard flower-head regarding the purchase.
    • A genus of Madagascan insectivorous animals, regarding the family Centetidæ, containing the sokinah, E. telfairi.
    • genus of Mediterranean and Eurasian herbs: world thistles

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