: a small genus of tropical American shrubs or trees (family Rubiaceae) having opposite leathery leaves and white or yellow flowers with a salverform corolla

Word History


New Latin, from Luis de las Casas y Arargorri †1800 Spanish soldier + New Latin -ia

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“Casasia.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 16 Apr. 2024.

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