Myroxylon

noun My·rox·y·lon \mīˈräksəˌlän\

Definition of Myroxylon

  1. :  a genus of tropical American trees (family Leguminosae) having pinnate leaves, white papilionaceous flowers, and one-seeded winged pods

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Origin and Etymology of myroxylon

New Latin, from Greek myron + New Latin -xylon


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