Reinwardtia

noun Rein·wardt·ia \ rīnˈwärtēə , rān- \

Definition of Reinwardtia

:a small genus of East Indian undershrubs (family Linaceae) having alternate and rather large leaves and yellow flowers with fugacious petals

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Origin and Etymology of reinwardtia

New Latin, from Caspar G. C. Reinwardt †1854 Dutch botanist + New Latin -ia


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