ilima

noun
ili·​ma | \ ə̇ˈlēmə \
plural -s

Definition of ilima

: a small shrub of the genus Sida (especially S. fallax) commonly bearing tiny yellow or orange flowers that are often used in Hawaiian leis

History and Etymology for ilima

Hawaiian 'ilima

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“Ilima.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ilima. Accessed 26 Sep. 2022.

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