bacopa

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the genus name.

Noun[edit]

bacopa (plural bacopas)

  1. (botany) Any of the genus Bacopa of aquatic plants, the waterhyssops.
    • 2008 May 3, Katie Hafner, “Exercise Your Brain, or Else You’ll ... Uh ...”, in New York Times[1]:
      Decaying brains, or the fear thereof, have inspired a mini-industry of brain health products —— not just supplements like coenzyme Q10, ginseng and bacopa, but computer-based fitter-brain products as well.