Definition of negundo
1 capitalized, in some classifications : a genus of trees set off from Acer on the basis of the pinnate leaves
2 plural -s : box elder
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Origin and Etymology of negundo
New Latin, from a native name in India for plants of the genus Vitex, from Sanskrit nirguṇḍī
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