Definition of bolbophyllum
1 capitalized : a large genus of epiphytic orchids having small pseudobulbs, stiff leaves, and racemose or solitary showy flowers with a jointed lip, being native chiefly to the Old World tropics, and including a few forms in cultivation
2 plural -s : a plant or flower of the genus Bolbophyllum
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Origin and Etymology of bolbophyllum
New Latin, from Greek bolbos bulb + New Latin -phyllum — more at bulb
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