plural -s
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Word History


New Latin (specific epithet of Chamaecyparis lawsoniana), feminine of lawsonianus of Lawson, from Peter Lawson, 19th century Scottish nurseryman who introduced the species into cultivation + Latin -ianus -ian

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“Lawsoniana.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 1 Mar. 2024.

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