in some classifications
: a genus of fan palms comprising various arborescent palmettos of the southern U.S., the West Indies, and Mexico that are now usually included in the genus Sabal

Word History


New Latin, from Greek inōdēs fibrous, from in- in- entry 3 + -ōdēs -ode

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“Inodes.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 Feb. 2024.

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