Lonicera

noun
Lo·​nic·​era | \ lōˈnisərə, ˌlänəˈsirə \

Definition of Lonicera

: a genus (family Caprifoliaceae) of erect or climbing shrubs comprising the honeysuckles that have a tubular or infundibuliform corolla and fruit in the form of a berry — compare honeysuckle

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History and Etymology for Lonicera

New Latin, after Adam Lonicerus (Lonitzer) †1586 German botanist

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“Lonicera.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Lonicera. Accessed 1 Dec. 2021.

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