Xanthoceras

noun
Xan·​thoc·​er·​as | \zanˈthäsərəs\

Definition of Xanthoceras 

: a monotypic genus of Chinese shrubs (family Sapindaceae) that have pinnately compound leaves, racemose rather showy white flowers with red or yellow spots, and a fruit resembling the horse chestnut but without prickles

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New Latin, from xanth- + -ceras

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