Viminaria

noun
Vim·​i·​nar·​ia | \ ˌviməˈna(a)rēə \

Definition of Viminaria

: a genus of Australian leafless shrubs (family Leguminosae) that resemble the brooms and have small orange-yellow flowers with a broad vexillum and connate keel petals and a one-seeded pod — see swamp oak

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History and Etymology for Viminaria

New Latin, from Latin vimin-, vimen withe + New Latin -aria

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“Viminaria.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Viminaria. Accessed 18 Jun. 2021.

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