Meaning of chamaedorea

cham•ae•do•re•a

Pronunciation: (kam"i-dôr'ē-u, -dōr'-), [key]
— n.
  1. any of various small, slender palms of the genus Chamaedorea, several species of which are cultivated as houseplants.
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