dryobalanops

noun
dry·o·bal·a·nops | \ˌdrīōˈbaləˌnäps\

Definition of dryobalanops 

1 capitalized : a small genus of resin-producing trees (family Dipterocarpaceae) having flowers with a cup-shaped calyx the limb of which is divided into leafy segments — see borneo camphor

2 plural -es : any tree of the genus Dryobalanops

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History and Etymology for dryobalanops

New Latin, from dry- + balan- + -ops

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