Mussaenda

noun
Mus·saen·da | \ məˈsendə \

Definition of Mussaenda 

: a large genus of herbs or shrubs (family Rubiaceae) found in the Old World tropics and having an ornamental calyx with one sepal that is much enlarged and showy

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History and Etymology for Mussaenda

New Latin, from Singhalese mussænda, a species of this genus

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