Pomaderris

noun
Po·​ma·​der·​ris | \ ˌpōməˈderə̇s \

Definition of Pomaderris

: 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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History and Etymology for Pomaderris

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

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“Pomaderris.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Pomaderris. Accessed 24 Jan. 2022.

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