noun Bux·bau·mia \ˌbəksˈbȯmēə\

Definition of Buxbaumia

  1. :  a genus of mosses (order Buxbaumiales) having a capsule which is placed obliquely on the erect stalk and resembles a small bug

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Origin and Etymology of buxbaumia

New Latin, after J.C.Buxbaum †1730 German botanist + New Latin -ia

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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