abelmosco

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From New Latin abelmoschus, from Arabic أَبُو الْمِسْك (ʾabū l-misk, father of musk), or حَبّ الْمِسْك (ḥabb al-misk, grain of musk).

Noun[edit]

abelmosco m (plural abelmoschi)

  1. musk mallow (Malva moschata)
  2. abelmosk (Abelmoschus moschatus)

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From New Latin abelmoschus, from Arabic أَبُو الْمِسْك (ʾabū l-misk, father of musk), or حَبّ الْمِسْك (ḥabb al-misk, grain of musk).

Noun[edit]

abelmosco m (plural abelmoscos)

  1. abelmosk (Abelmoschus moschatus, an evergreen shrub of the East and West Indies and Northern Africa)

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From New Latin abelmoschus, from Arabic أَبُو الْمِسْك (ʾabū l-misk, father of musk), or حَبّ الْمِسْك (ḥabb al-misk, grain of musk).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /abelˈmosko/, [aβelˈmosko]

Noun[edit]

abelmosco m (plural abelmoscos)

  1. (botany) abelmosk (evergreen shrub, Abelmoschus moschatus)

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