Xylosma

noun
Xy·​los·​ma | \ zīˈläzmə \

Definition of Xylosma

: a genus of American and Asiatic usually evergreen trees and shrubs (family Flacourtiaceae) with axillary thorns and fine-textured woods

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History and Etymology for Xylosma

New Latin, from xyl- + -osma

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“Xylosma.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Xylosma. Accessed 23 Oct. 2021.

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