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dionaea

[dahy-uh-nee-uh] /ˌdaɪ əˈni ə/
noun
1.
the Venus's-flytrap.
Origin
< New Latin Dionaea (1773), the genus name < Greek Diōnaía, feminine of Diōnaîos pertaining to Diṓnē a metronymic name for Aphrodite; see Dione
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