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- adj. a name of the catalpa.
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- n. perennial twining vine of Old World tropics having trifoliate leaves and racemes of fragrant purple pea-like flowers followed by maroon pods of edible seeds; grown as an ornamental and as a vegetable on the Indian subcontinent; sometimes placed in genus Dolichos
- n. tree of the genus Catalpa with large leaves and white flowers followed by long slender pods
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