Stemona

noun
Ste·​mo·​na | \ stə̇ˈmōnə \

Definition of Stemona

: a small genus of Asian and Australian herbaceous twiners (family Stemonaceae) having alternate leaves and rather large perfect flowers with oddly appendaged somewhat monadelphous stamens

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History and Etymology for Stemona

New Latin, from Greek stēmōn warp, thread

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“Stemona.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Stemona. Accessed 7 Dec. 2021.

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