sasanqua

noun
sa·​san·​qua | \ səˈsäŋkwə \
plural -s

Definition of sasanqua

: a shrub (Camellia sasanqua) of China and Japan often cultivated for its fragrant evergreen leaves and white or red flowers and for seeds that yield tea-seed oil

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History and Etymology for sasanqua

Japanese sasankwa

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“Sasanqua.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sasanqua. Accessed 19 Aug. 2022.

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