noun In·di·gof·era \ˌində̇ˈgäf(ə)rə\

Definition of Indigofera

  1. :  a genus of tropical herbs and shrubs (family Leguminosae) having odd-pinnate leaves and flowers with keel petals laterally spurred — see indigo plant

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Origin and Etymology of indigofera

New Latin, from International Scientific Vocabulary indigo + New Latin -fera (from Latin, feminine of -fer, adjective combining form) — more at -fer

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