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abelia

[uh-bee-lee-uh, uh-beel-yuh] /əˈbi li ə, əˈbil yə/
noun
1.
any of several shrubs belonging to the genus Abelia, of the honeysuckle family, having clusters of small white or pink flowers.
Origin
< New Latin (1818), named after Clarke Abel (1780-1826), British botanist; see -ia
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