Definition of fuchsia noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈfjuːʃə//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈfjuːʃə//
[countable, uncountable]
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a small bush with flowers in two colours of red, purple or white, that hang down Word Originmodern Latin, named in honour of Leonhard Fuchs (1501–66), German botanist.
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