Rhynchosia

noun Rhyn·cho·sia \riŋˈkōzh(ē)ə\

Definition of Rhynchosia

  1. :  a large genus of chiefly tropical often twining plants (family Leguminosae) with trifoliolate stipulate leaves and racemose yellow flowers

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Origin and Etymology of rhynchosia

New Latin, from Greek rhynchos snout + New Latin -ia; from the shape of the pod


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