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A.Word.A.Daywith Anu Garg
1. Relating to a nettle.
From Latin urtica (nettle), from urere (to burn). Earliest documented use: 1836.
“[Rhizostoma Aldrovandi] possesses an urticaceous apparatus, which produces an effect similar to the stinging nettle when applied to the skin.”
Louis Figuier; The Ocean World; Appleton; 1869.
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