Rivina

noun Ri·vi·na \rə̇ˈvīnə, -vēnə\

Definition of Rivina

  1. :  a small genus of tropical American herbs (family Phytolaccaceae) having small racemose pink flowers succeeded by flattened red berries — see bloodberry

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Origin and Etymology of rivina

New Latin, after August Q. Rivinus (Bachmann) †1723 German botanist and physiologist


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