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Acaena

TranslingualEdit

Acaena macrostemon

EtymologyEdit

From New Latin, from Ancient Greek ἄκαινα (ákaina, spike), from ἀκή (akḗ, point).[1]

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Proper nounEdit

Acaena f

  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Rosaceae — herbs and shrubs native to southern temperate zones..

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Philip Babcock Gove (editor), Webster's Third International Dictionary of the English Language, Unabridged (G. & C. Merriam Co., 1976 [1909], ISBN 0-87779-101-5)