Dendrocalamus

noun Den·dro·calamus \ˌden(ˌ)drō+\

Definition of Dendrocalamus

  1. :  a small genus of large Asian bamboos with long panicles of globular clusters of flowers succeeded by small fruits with thick hard walls

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Origin and Etymology of dendrocalamus

New Latin, from dendr- + Latin calamus reed — more at calamus


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