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/ˈdʒoʊ zəfsˈkoʊt, -səfs-/
a cultivated form of
having headlike clusters of small flowers and blotched and colored leaves.
Americanism; named after
( def 1 ) and his coat of many colors
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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