Cobaea

noun
Co·​baea | \ kōˈbēə, kəˈ- \

Definition of Cobaea

: a small genus of woody tendril-climbing tropical American vines (family Polemoniaceae) with pinnate leaves and large bell-shaped purple or white flowers — see cathedral bells

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History and Etymology for Cobaea

New Latin, irregular from BernabéCobo †1657 Spanish naturalist

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“Cobaea.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Cobaea. Accessed 11 Aug. 2022.

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