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gunnera

[guhn-er-uh, guh-neer-uh] /ˈgʌn ər ə, gəˈnɪər ə/
noun
1.
any tropical plant of the genus Gennera, native to South America, having enormous leaves resembling rhubarb.
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gunnera

/ˈɡʌnərə/
noun
1.
any herbaceous perennial plant of the genus Gunnera, found throughout the S hemisphere and cultivated for its large leaves
Word Origin
C18: named after J. E. Gunnerus (1718–73), Norwegian bishop and botanist
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