Stachys

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stachys (ˈsteɪkɪs)
 
n
any plant of the genus Stachys, esp S. lanata (lamb's ears) and S. officinalis (betony)
 
[New Latin, from Greek stachys ear of corn, used as a plant name]

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Stachys definition


spike; an ear of corn, a convert at Rome whom Paul salutes (Rom. 16:9).

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