noun Swart·zia \ˈswȯ(r)tsēə\

Definition of Swartzia

  1. :  a genus of tropical trees (family Leguminosae) with racemose irregular flowers of which the corolla is often reduced to a single petal or absent — see wamara

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Origin and Etymology of swartzia

New Latin, from Olof Swartz †1818 Swedish botanist + New Latin -ia

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