Grammatophyllum

noun

Gram·​ma·​to·​phyl·​lum
ˌgramətəˈfiləm
: a small genus of epiphytic Malayan orchids with long narrow leaves and drooping flower clusters often six feet long

Word History

Etymology

New Latin, from Greek grammato- + New Latin -phyllum

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“Grammatophyllum.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Grammatophyllum. Accessed 23 Feb. 2024.

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