Englerophoenix

noun
En·​gler·​o·​phoenix | \ ¦eŋglərō+ \

Definition of Englerophoenix

: a genus of tropical American pinnate-leaved palms with linear pinnae

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History and Etymology for Englerophoenix

New Latin, from Adolf Engler †1930 German botanist + New Latin -o- + Phoenix genus of palms

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“Englerophoenix.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Englerophoenix. Accessed 19 Sep. 2020.

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