Duchesnea

noun Du·ches·nea \ d(y)üˈkānēə \

Definition of Duchesnea

: a small genus of perennial Asiatic herbs (family Rosaceae) comprising two species of plants that resemble strawberries but have yellow flowers and spongy dry fruits — see indian strawberry

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Origin and Etymology of duchesnea

New Latin, after Antoine N. Duchesne †1827 French botanist


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