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

Word History


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

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“Triumfetta.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 13 Jun. 2024.

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