noun Cham·ae·ba·tia

Definition of Chamaebatia

  1. :  a small genus of low heavy-scented California evergreen shrubs of the family Rosaceae with fernlike foliage and white flowers in loose terminal cymes

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Origin and Etymology of chamaebatia

New Latin, from Greek chamaibatos blackberry (from chamai- chamae- + batos blackberry) + New Latin -ia

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