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ampelopsis

[am-puh-lop-sis] /ˌæm pəˈlɒp sɪs/
noun
1.
any climbing, woody vine or shrub belonging to the genus Ampelopsis, of the grape family, having small greenish flowers and inedible berries.
Origin
1803
1803; < New Latin < Greek ámpel(os) grapevine + ópsis -opsis
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ampelopsis

/ˌæmpɪˈlɒpsɪs/
noun
1.
any woody vine of the vitaceous genus Ampelopsis, of tropical and subtropical Asia and America
Word Origin
C19: from New Latin, from Greek ampelos grapevine
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