Word of the day- 27

Word for today is

Tulipomania

means

widespread obsession with tulips, especially of highly prized varieties, as those of a streaked, variegated, or unusual color.

Tulipomania is  derived  from tulip, which derives from the Turkish word tülbent meaning “turban” (for the flower’s likeness), and the combining form -mania, which is used to indicate extreme and transient enthusiasm for that specified by the initial element.

 

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