Grammatophyllum

noun
Gram·​ma·​to·​phyl·​lum | \ ˌgramətəˈfiləm \

Definition of Grammatophyllum

: a small genus of epiphytic Malayan orchids with long narrow leaves and drooping flower clusters often six feet long

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History and Etymology for Grammatophyllum

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

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“Grammatophyllum.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Grammatophyllum. Accessed 13 December 2019.

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