: a genus (coextensive with a family Corynocarpaceae of the order Sapindales) comprising trees of New Zealand and Polynesia with smooth entire leaves and small white flowers having glandular scales alternating with the petals

Word History


New Latin, from coryno- (from Greek korynē club) + -carpus

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“Corynocarpus.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 15 Jul. 2024.

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