Olinia

noun
Olin·​ia | \ōˈlinēə\

Definition of Olinia 

: a small genus (coextensive with the family Oliniaceae of the order Myrtales) of African shrubs with opposite coriaceous leaves, small flowers in bracted cymes, and drupaceous fruits — see hard pear sense 1

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History and Etymology for Olinia

New Latin, from Johan Henrik Olin, 18th century Swedish botanist + New Latin -ia

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