Lippia

noun
Lip·​pia | \ ˈlipēə \

Definition of Lippia

: a large genus of tropical American herbs, shrubs, and small trees (family Verbenaceae) having small flowers in heads or spikes

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History and Etymology for Lippia

New Latin, from Augustin Lippi †1705 French physician and traveler + New Latin -ia

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“Lippia.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Lippia. Accessed 19 Sep. 2020.

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