Nicotiana

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New Latin, from Jean Nicot, French ambassador to Portugal, who sent seeds back to France in 1561, + -iana

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Nicotiana f

  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Solanaceae — the tobacco plants.

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Etymology[edit]

From the surname of Jean Nicot +‎ -iana

Proper noun[edit]

Nicotiana

  1. A taxonomic genus, within family Solanaceae - the tobacco plants