Keteleeria

noun Ket·e·lee·ria \ ˌketᵊlˈirēə \

Definition of Keteleeria

:a genus of Asiatic conifers (family Pinaceae) that resemble firs and have persistent cone scales and keeled upper leaf surfaces

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Origin and Etymology of keteleeria

New Latin, from J.B.Keteleer, 19th century Belgian gardener + New Latin -ia


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