Opilia

noun
Opil·​ia | \ ōˈpilēə \

Definition of Opilia

: a small genus (the type of the family Opiliaceae) of Old World tropical climbing shrubs

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History and Etymology for Opilia

New Latin, perhaps from Opilio, genus of arachnids

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“Opilia.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Opilia. Accessed 23 Feb. 2020.

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