Definition of vanda
1a capitalized : a genus of Indo-Malayan epiphytic orchids having loose racemes of large flowers with spreading perianth and a lip saccate at the base b plural -s : any plant of the genus Vanda
2 -s : a pale purple to pale reddish purple
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Origin and Etymology of vanda
New Latin, from Hindi vandā mistletoe, from Sanskrit, a parasitic plant
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