Parmentiera

noun
Par·​men·​ti·​e·​ra | \ ˌpärmən‧ˈtirə \

Definition of Parmentiera

: a small genus of tropical American trees (family Bignoniaceae) having trifoliolate leaves and rather large greenish flowers with a sheathing calyx — see candle tree

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History and Etymology for Parmentiera

New Latin, from Antoine A. Parmentier

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“Parmentiera.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Parmentiera. Accessed 21 Sep. 2021.

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