Pomaderris

noun Po·ma·der·ris \ˌpōməˈderə̇s\

Definition of Pomaderris

  1. :  a genus of hoary pubescent Australasian shrubs (family Rhamnaceae) having alternate leaves and cymose white or yellowish flowers with the ovary partly adnate to the calyx

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Origin and Etymology of pomaderris

New Latin, from Greek pōmat-, pōma lid, cover + derris skin, leather covering, from derein to skin


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