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leucothoe

[loo-koth-oh-ee] /luˈkɒθ oʊˌi/
noun
1.
any of various shrubs of the genus Leucothoe, of the heath family, having clusters of white or pinkish flowers.
Origin
< New Latin (1834), after Latin Leucothoē a legendary princess turned into a fragrant bush by Apollo
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