guettarda

noun
guet·​tar·​da | \ gəˈtärdə \

Definition of guettarda

1 capitalized : a genus of tropical American shrubs or trees (family Rubiaceae) with hard fine-grained yellowish brown to gray wood
2 plural -s : any plant of the genus Guettarda

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History and Etymology for guettarda

New Latin, after Jacques Étienne Guettard †1786 French naturalist

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“Guettarda.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/guettarda. Accessed 18 Oct. 2021.

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