capitalized in some classifications : a genus of trees set off from Acer on the basis of the pinnate leaves
plural -s : box elder

Word History


New Latin, from a native name in India for plants of the genus Vitex, from Sanskrit nirguṇḍī

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“Negundo.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 17 Jul. 2024.

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