Buxus definition

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Any of a genus (Buxus) of evergreen shrubs or small trees with small, leathery leaves: often used as a hedge.
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A taxonomic genus within the family Buxaceae — the box trees.
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Origin of buxus

  • From Latin buxus, from Ancient Greek πύξος (puksos, “box tree”).

    From Wiktionary