Dioscorea

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EtymologyEdit

New Latin, from Ancient Greek after Πεδάνιος Διοσκουρίδης (Pedanios Dioskourides, Dioscorides)

Proper nounEdit

Dioscorea f

  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Discoreaceae — tropical and warm temperate flowering plants, including yams.

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Last modified on 8 October 2013, at 13:37