melastome

noun mel·a·stome \ˈmeləˌstōm\
variants: less commonly

melastomad

\mə̇ˈlastəˌmad\

Definition of melastome

plural

-s

  1. :  a plant of the family Melastomaceae

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Origin and Etymology of melastome

melastome from New Latin Melastoma; melastomad from New Latin Melastoma + English -ad


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