frutescent definition by Webster's New World
Origin: ; from Classical Latin frutex, a shrub ; from Indo-European base an unverified form bhreu-, to sprout (from source Middle High German briezen, to bud) plush -escent
- frutescence noun
frutescent definition by American Heritage Dictionary
Origin: Latin frutex, shrub, bush + -escent.
- fru·tesˈcence noun