Vateria

noun Va·te·ria \vəˈtirēə\

Definition of Vateria

  1. :  a genus of Asiatic trees (family Dipterocarpaceae) having entire small coriaceous leaves and white or yellow flowers with about 15 stamens — see piney tree

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Origin and Etymology of vateria

New Latin, from Abraham Vater †1751 German anatomist and botanist + New Latin -ia


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