Byrsonima

noun
Byr·​son·​i·​ma | \bərˈsänəmə\

Definition of Byrsonima 

: a large genus of tropical American trees or shrubs (family Malpighiaceae) having entire leaves, yellow flowers, and fleshy edible fruits — see nance

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History and Etymology for Byrsonima

New Latin, irregular from Greek byrseuein to tan + onēmōn useful

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