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A Grammatical Dictionary of Botanical Latin

 
triste (adv.): sadly, sorrowfully; harshly, severely; dull- or somber-colored; (of taste) disagreeable, harsh, bitter:

- sapor,-oris (s.m.III), tristis, a bitter or harsh taste

- quod triste et amarum est, what is harsh and bitter.

- succus tristis (adj.B), bitter or harsh-tasting sap.

- pileus triste brunneus, pileus dull brown.

Haplohymenium, a genus of pleurocarpous mosses: H. triste: “The specific epithet, meaning sad, refers to a dull appearance” (C&A).

Hesperidium triste (L.) Beck., basionym Hesperis tristis L., the bitter orange (opp. dulcis,-e (adj.B), ‘sweet’).

 

A work in progress, presently with preliminary A through R, and S, and with S (in part) through Z essentially completed.
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