Definitions

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  • n. a genus of plants

Etymologies

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Examples

  • “All five species of the endemic Hawaiian plant genus Hibiscadelphus are extinct or nearly extinct due to the disappearance of their pollinators, Hawaiian honeycreepers, whose long curved bills match the plants’ narrow tubular curved flowers.”

    The Song of The Dodo

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