Smilacina

noun
Smi·​la·​ci·​na | \ ˌsmīləˈsīnə \

Definition of Smilacina

: a genus of American and Asiatic plants (family Liliaceae) with alternate leaves and racemes or panicles of small white flowers succeeded by red, green, or black berries — see false solomon's seal

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History and Etymology for Smilacina

New Latin, from Smilac-, Smilax + -ina

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“Smilacina.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Smilacina. Accessed 23 Oct. 2021.

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