Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Any of several plants of the tropical genus Gennera, having gigantic leaves and small, red to purple drupes.

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  • n. Any of several plants, of the genus Gunnera, that have very large leaves and small, reddish drupes

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A small genus of marsh-plants, of the order Halorageæ, natives of Africa, South America, Tasmania, and the islands of the Pacific.

Etymologies

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

New Latin Gunnera, genus name, after Johann Ernst Gunnerus (1718-1773), Norwegian botanist.

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