noun Hol·o·dis·cus \ˌhälōˈdiskəs, ˌhōl-\

Definition of Holodiscus

  1. :  a small genus of shrubs (family Rosaceae) of western North America that resemble spirea and have flowers in a pendant pyramidal panicle and achenes enclosed in the calyx

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Origin and Etymology of holodiscus

New Latin, from hol- + -discus

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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