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(Plants) any plant of the typically climbing tropical genus Thunbergia such as black-eyed Susan: family Acanthaceae
[named after K. P. Thunberg (1743–1822), Swedish traveller and botanist]
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|Noun||1.||Thunbergia - a genus of herbs or vines of the family Acanthaceae|
asterid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous herbs and some trees and shrubs
Acanthaceae, acanthus family, family Acanthaceae - widely distributed herbs and shrubs and trees; sometimes placed in the order Scrophulariales
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