sinningia

/si nin"jee euh/, n.
any of various tropical American plants belonging to the genus Sinningia, of the gesneria family, including the gloxinia and other species cultivated as houseplants for their variously colored flowers.
[ < NL (1825), after Wilhelm Sinning (1794-1874), German horticulturist; see -IA]

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  • sinningia — sin·nin·gia …   English syllables

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