noun Dom·beya \dämˈbāə, ˈdämbēə\

Definition of Dombeya

  1. :  a genus of African shrubs or small trees (family Sterculiaceae) having palmately nerved leaves, showy flowers with five petals, and capsular fruit

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Origin and Etymology of dombeya

New Latin, after Joseph Dombey †1794 French botanist

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