noun Oreo·doxa \ˌōrēōˈdäksə\

Definition of Oreodoxa

  1. :  a small genus of tropical South American palms that is closely related to Roystonea and in some classifications includes the royal palm

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Origin and Etymology of oreodoxa

New Latin, from ore- + Greek doxa glory, splendor — more at doxology

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to criticize severely

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