Definition of bauera in English:

bauera

noun

  • A small evergreen shrub with pink or purple flowers, native to temperate regions of Australia.

    • ‘Bush rocks, melaleucas, sweet flowered baueras and silvery westringias had always enchanted the designer.’
    • ‘She records battling ‘through bauera and cutting grass, and down very steeply through more bad regrowth, fallen logs and boulders - a thoroughly horrible section’.’
    • ‘We had one last taste of bauera as we crossed a gully to the adjacent ridge which saw us safely down.’

Origin

Modern Latin, named after the brothers Franz (1758–1840) and Ferdinand (1760–1826) Bauer, Austrian botanical draughtsmen.

Pronunciation:

bauera

/ˈbaʊərə/