Corchorus

noun Cor·cho·rus \ ˈkȯ(r)kərəs \

Definition of Corchorus

:a widely distributed genus of tropical herbs or undershrubs (family Tiliaceae) having large leaves and yellow flowers in cymose clusters

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Origin and Etymology of corchorus

New Latin, from Latin, a kind of pulse, from Greek korchoros, a kind of pimpernel (Anagallis)


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