bauera

noun bau·era \ ˈbau̇-ə-rə \

Definition of bauera

1 capitalized :a small genus of evergreen shrubs (family Saxifragaceae) native to eastern Australia with pink or purple long-stalked flowers resembling single roses
2 plural bauera :a plant of the genus Bauera

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Origin and Etymology of bauera

New Latin, after Ferdinand Bauer †1826 and Franz A. Bauer †1840 Austrian botanical painters


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