Odontoglossum



[oh-don-tuh-glos-uh m] /oʊˌdɒn təˈglɒs əm/

noun
1.
any epiphytic orchid of the genus Odontoglossum, of the mountainous regions from Bolivia to Mexico.
/ɒˌdɒntəˈɡlɒsəm/
noun
1.
any epiphytic orchid of the tropical American genus Odontoglossum, having clusters of brightly coloured flowers

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