Dendrocalamus

noun
Den·​dro·​calamus | \ ˌden(ˌ)drō+ \

Definition of Dendrocalamus

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

History and Etymology for Dendrocalamus

New Latin, from dendr- + Latin calamus reed

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“Dendrocalamus.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Dendrocalamus. Accessed 28 Sep. 2022.

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