fynbos

/ (ˈfeɪnbɒs) /

noun

a type of vegetation unique to the Mediterranean-climate region of southern and southwestern South Africa, characterized by evergreen hard-leaved shrubs and almost no trees

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Word Origin for fynbos

Afrikaans: fine bush

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