Hardwickia

noun
Hard·​wick·​ia | \ härˈdwikēə \

Definition of Hardwickia

: a small genus of Indian trees (family Leguminosae) having pinnate leaves and flowers in panicled racemes

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History and Etymology for Hardwickia

New Latin, from Thomas Hardwicke †1835 English artillery officer in India + New Latin -ia

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“Hardwickia.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Hardwickia. Accessed 26 Oct. 2020.

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