Lagenaria

noun Lag·e·na·ri·a \ˌlajəˈna(a)rēə\

Definition of Lagenaria

  1. :  a genus of herbaceous vines (family Cucurbitaceae) characterized by more or less bottle-shaped fruit and having as its only species the bottle gourd

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Origin and Etymology of lagenaria

New Latin, from Latin lagena large flask + New Latin -aria


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