landolphia

noun lan·dol·phia \lanˈdälfēə, -dȯl-\

Definition of landolphia

  1. 1 capitalized :  a genus of Old World tropical woody vines (family Apocynaceae) having large yellow or white cymose flowers with narrow lobes succeeded by large berrylike fruits — see congo rubber

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

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Origin and Etymology of landolphia

New Latin, from J. F. Landolphe †1825 French ship captain + New Latin -ia


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