Licania

noun Li·ca·nia \lə̇ˈkānēə, līˈ-\

Definition of Licania

  1. :  a large genus of tropical American trees (family Rosaceae) having alternate simple leaves and small panicled flowers

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Origin and Etymology of licania

New Latin, modification (with some letter rearrangement) of Galibi caligni (tree of the genus Licania)


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