coprosma

/ (kəˈprɒzmə) /

noun

any shrub of the Australasian rubiaceous genus Coprosma: sometimes planted for ornament

Nearby words

  1. coprophilous,
  2. coprophobia,
  3. coproporphyria,
  4. coproporphyrin,
  5. coprosecutor,
  6. coprostasis,
  7. coprozoa,
  8. coprozoic,
  9. cops and robbers,
  10. cops-and-robbers

Word Origin for coprosma

C19: New Latin, from Greek kopros excrement + osmē smell

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