Broussonetia

noun Brous·so·ne·tia \ ˌbrüsəˈnēsh(ē)ə \

Definition of Broussonetia

:a genus of Asian trees or large shrubs (family Moraceae) with milky juice, sterile flowers in spikes or racemes, and fertile flowers in dense globular heads — see paper mulberry

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Origin and Etymology of broussonetia

New Latin, from P.M.A. Broussonet †1807 French naturalist + New Latin -ia


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