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  • proper noun A taxonomic genus within the subfamily Rutoideae — trees and shrubs including prickly ash and Hercules' club.

Etymologies

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New Latin phonetic respelling of Ancient Greek ξανθός (xanthos, "yellow") + ξύλον (xulon, "wood")

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