multiflora bean

noun mul·ti·flo·ra bean \¦məltə̇¦flōrə-\

Definition of multiflora bean

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Origin and Etymology of multiflora bean

New Latin multiflora (specific epithet of Lipusa multiflora, synonym of Phaseolus coccineus, species name of the scarlet runner), from Medieval Latin, feminine of multiflorus having many flowers, from Latin multi- + Late Latin -florus -florous


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