Definition of cytisus in English:

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Pronunciation: /sʌɪˈtɪsəs/
Pronunciation: /ˈsɪtɪsəs/


A plant of a large genus of shrubs, mostly native to southern Europe, which includes some brooms.
  • Genus Cytisus, family Leguminosae.
Example sentences
  • Even with careful pruning cytisus will become gaunt after about ten years.


Modern Latin, from Greek kutisos.

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