Myrcia

noun
Myr·​cia | \ ˈmərsh(ē)ə \

Definition of Myrcia

: a large genus of tropical American trees and shrubs (family Myrtaceae) distinguished by their few-seeded berries

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History and Etymology for Myrcia

New Latin, alteration of Latin myrtus myrtle + New Latin -ia

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“Myrcia.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Myrcia. Accessed 24 Jun. 2022.

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