from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A genus of plants of the natural order Leguminosæ, type of the tribe Ingeæ.

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  • proper noun A taxonomic genus within the tribe Ingeae — small neotropical, tough-leaved, nitrogen-fixing trees and shrubs, many used as ornamentals.

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  • noun any tree or shrub of the genus Inga having pinnate leaves and showy usually white flowers; cultivated as ornamentals


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