frutex


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frutex

( ˈfruːtɛks)
n
a plant or shrub with a woody stem
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Etymology: From Latin frutex (shrub, bush) and colere (to inhabit), in reference to the understorey-dwelling habit of this species.
Police raided the offices and storerooms of Hacienda Ojo de Agua and Frutex on Jan.
foliis pinnatum et frutex 3-loculis cum multis seminibus nullum arillo.