pimelea

noun
pi·me·lea | \pə̇ˈmēlyə also -lēə\

Definition of pimelea 

1 capitalized : a genus of shrubs (family Thymelaeaceae) of Australia and New Zealand having small opposite leaves and clustered white, yellow, or pink flowers with two stamens succeeded by berrylike fruits — see rice flower

2 plural -s : any plant of the genus Pimelea

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History and Etymology for pimelea

New Latin, from Greek pimelē lard

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