Word Origin and History for morus
genus of mulberry trees, from Latin morus "mulberry tree."
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
Examples from the Web for morus
Morus makes it purpuratus; Larcher, vexillarius, because in Diod.
Fustic is the wood of Morus tinctoria, a tree of Central America.Vegetable Dyes
Ethel M. Mairet
In Japan the material employed is the bark of the morus papifera sativa.The Printed Book
Mexico is the country of the Morus tinctoria and the Hmatoxylon Campechianum.The Desert World
A variety, under the name of the Russian mulberry, Morus alba var.Forest Trees of Illinois
Fuller George D.