Eriobotrya

noun
Er·​i·​o·​bot·​rya | \ˌerēōˈbä‧trēə\

Definition of Eriobotrya 

: a small genus of Asian evergreen trees (family Rosaceae) having paniculate white flowers and a fruit with large seeds and a thin endocarp — see loquat sense 1

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History and Etymology for Eriobotrya

New Latin, from erio- + -botrya (from Greek botrys bunch of grapes)

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