Angrecum

noun An·gre·cum \aŋˈgrēkəm\

Definition of Angrecum

  1. :  a genus of epiphytic orchids found in tropical regions of the Old World with 2-ranked leaves and in several species grotesque showy flowers

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Origin and Etymology of angrecum

New Latin, modification of Malay anggěrek orchid


First Known Use: 1805


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