Salvadora

noun
Sal·​va·​do·​ra | \ ˌsalvəˈdōrə, -dȯrə \

Definition of Salvadora

: a genus (the type of the family Salvadoraceae) of trees and shrubs of Africa and southern Asia having opposite leaves and small panicled flowers with a bell-shaped corolla — see toothbrush tree

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History and Etymology for Salvadora

New Latin, after Juan Salvador †1681 Spanish botanist

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“Salvadora.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Salvadora. Accessed 19 Sep. 2021.

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