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Japanese andromeda

noun Japanese an·drom·e·da \-ˌan-ˈdrä-mə-də\

Definition of JAPANESE ANDROMEDA

:  a shrubby evergreen heath (Pieris japonica) of southeastern Asia with glossy leaves and drooping clusters of usually whitish flowers
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Origin of JAPANESE ANDROMEDA

New Latin Andromeda, genus of plants, from Latin Andromeda, Ethiopian princess, from Greek Andromedē
First Known Use: 1948

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