plural -s
: a spiny woody vine (Luvunga scandens) of the family Rutaceae that is native to southeastern Asia and is used as a stock for citrus grafts

Word History


modification of Sanskrit lavaṅgalatā, from lavaṅga clove tree + latā creeper

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“Lavanga.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 5 Dec. 2023.

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