Definition of rhodora in English:

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Pronunciation: /rə(ʊ)ˈdɔːrə/


A pink-flowered North American shrub of the heather family.
  • Rhododendron canadense, family Ericaceae


Late 18th century: modern Latin (former genus name), based on Greek rhodon 'rose'.

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