Pterospermum

noun
Ptero·​sper·​mum | \ -ˈspərməm \

Definition of Pterospermum

: a genus of shrubs and trees (family Sterculiaceae) of southeastern Asia and the East Indies including several that yield economically important timbers — see mayeng

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History and Etymology for Pterospermum

New Latin, from pter- + -spermum

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“Pterospermum.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Pterospermum. Accessed 18 Sep. 2021.

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