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deutzia

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noun deut·zia \ˈdüt-sē-ə also ˈdyüt-\

Definition of deutzia

  1. :  any of a genus (Deutzia) of the saxifrage family of ornamental shrubs with usually white or pink flowers



Origin of deutzia

New Latin, from Jean Deutz †1784? Dutch patron of botanical research


First Known Use: 1837


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