noun An·gu·loa \ˌaŋgyəˈlōə, aŋˈgyüləwə\

Definition of Anguloa

  1. :  a small genus of South American orchids with large plicate leaves cultivated for their showy irregular flowers

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Origin and Etymology of anguloa

New Latin, after Francisco de Angulo 18th century Spanish naturalist

First Known Use: 1824

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