: a small genus of tall pinnate-leaved chiefly Brazilian palms with smooth trunk and crown of leaves supported by long slender prop roots see stilt palm

Word History


New Latin, after Bernardo de Iriarte †1814 Spanish diplomat and amateur botanist

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“Iriartea.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 29 May. 2024.

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