Humiria

noun
Hu·​mir·​ia | \ hyüˈmirēə \

Definition of Humiria

: a genus (the type of the family Humiriaceae) of South American balsam-yielding trees with small cymose flowers

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History and Etymology for Humiria

New Latin, modification of Portuguese umirí umiri

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“Humiria.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Humiria. Accessed 18 Sep. 2020.

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