Gaylussacia

noun
Gay·​lus·​sacia | \ ˌgāləˈsāsh(ē)ə, -ˈsakēə \

Definition of Gaylussacia

: a large genus of American shrubs (family Ericaceae) comprising the true huckleberries and being distinguished by a 10-locular 10-ovuled ovary and anthers without awns

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History and Etymology for Gaylussacia

New Latin, from J. L. Gay-Lussac + New Latin -ia

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“Gaylussacia.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Gaylussacia. Accessed 30 Jun. 2022.

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