noun er·e·moph·i·la \-äfələ\

Definition of eremophila

  1. 1 capitalized :  a genus of shrubs or trees (family Myoporaceae) having large solitary or paired often spotted flowers one species of which (E. latrobei) is important in Australia as a stock-poisoning plant

  2. 2 plural -s :  any plant of the genus Eremophila

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Origin and Etymology of eremophila

New Latin, from erem- + -phila (feminine of -philus)

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