Parthenocissus

noun Par·the·no·cis·sus

Definition of Parthenocissus

  1. :  a genus of Asiatic and North American woody vines (family Vitaceae) distinguished by dislike tips on the tendrils — see boston ivy, virginia creeper

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Origin and Etymology of parthenocissus

New Latin, from parthen- + Cissus


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