from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A genus of trees including the mangrove. See mangrove.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A genus of polypetalous trees, the mangroves, type of the order Rhizophoraceæ, and of the tribe Rhizophoreæ.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. type genus of the Rhizophoraceae; a small genus of tropical trees and shrubs
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