Meaning of QUAMOCLIT in English

ˈkwaməˌklit noun

Etymology: New Latin, perhaps alteration of Nahuatl cuauh-mochitl camachile

1. capitalized : a small genus of twining vines (family Convolvulaceae) of warm regions distinguished from Ipomoea by the salverform corolla and exserted stamens and style — see star ipomoea

2. -s : any plant of the genus Quamoclit ; especially : cypress vine

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