Eucommia

noun
Eu·​com·​mia | \ yüˈkämēə \

Definition of Eucommia

: a monotypic genus (coextensive with the family Eucommiaceae of the order Rosales) containing a hardy Chinese tree that yields rubber and has alternate leaves and solitary unisexual flowers in the leaf axils

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History and Etymology for Eucommia

New Latin, from eu- + -commia (from Greek kommi gum)

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“Eucommia.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Eucommia. Accessed 23 Sep. 2021.

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