boronia

noun bo·ro·nia \bəˈrōnēə\

Definition of boronia

  1. 1 capitalized :  a large genus of Australian aromatic shrubs (family Rutaceae) with highly scented red, purple, or white flowers

  2. 2 plural -s :  a plant of the genus Boronia

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Origin and Etymology of boronia

New Latin, from Francesco Borone 18th century Italian servant + New Latin -ia


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