noun Tri·um·fet·ta \ˌtrīəmˈfetə\

Definition of Triumfetta

  1. :  a large genus of tropical herbs and shrubs (family Tiliaceae) clothed with stellate hairs and bearing yellow flowers followed by bristly capsules — see burbark

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Origin and Etymology of triumfetta

New Latin, irregular from Giovanni Battista Trionfetti †1708 Italian botanist

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a trip made at another's expense

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