Cydonia

noun
Cy·​do·​nia | \ sī-ˈdō-nē-ə How to pronounce Cydonia (audio) \

Medical Definition of Cydonia

: a monotypic genus of small Asian trees (family Rosaceae) that includes the quince (C. oblonga)

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“Cydonia.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/Cydonia. Accessed 1 Oct. 2022.

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