Berteroa

noun Ber·te·roa \ˌbər-tē-ˈrō-ə, (ˌ)bər-ˈter-ə-wə\

Definition of Berteroa

  1. :  a small genus of Eurasian herbs (family Cruciferae) with narrow entire leaves, white racemose flowers, and oblong or nearly round pods — see hoary alyssum

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Origin and Etymology of berteroa

New Latin, after Carlo G. Bertero †1831 Italian botanist


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