noun Chrys·o·phyl·lum

Definition of Chrysophyllum

  1. :  a large genus of tropical American trees (family Sapotaceae) having the leaves oblong and silky golden beneath and the flowers small and clustered chiefly in the leaf axils

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Origin and Etymology of chrysophyllum

New Latin, from chrys- + -phyllum

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a trip made at another's expense

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