Definition of Trophis
: a small genus of tropical American trees (family Moraceae) having alternate leaves, small dioecious green flowers in usually spicate or racemose clusters, and a nearly round thin-fleshed fruit with a single rather large seed
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Origin and Etymology of trophis
New Latin, from Greek, well-fed, nursling, from trephein to nourish
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