noun Liv·i·sto·na \ˌlivə̇ˈstōnə\

Definition of Livistona

  1. :  a genus of Asiatic, Malaysian, and Australian fan palms — see chinese fan palm

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Origin and Etymology of livistona

New Latin, from Liviston, estate near Edinburgh, Scotland

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