noun Chi·o·nan·thus \ˌkīəˈnan(t)thəs\

Definition of Chionanthus

  1. :  a genus of low trees or shrubs (family Oleaceae) having drooping panicles of fragrant flowers with narrow petals — see fringe tree

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Origin and Etymology of chionanthus

New Latin, from chion + -anthus

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