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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. a handsome tree of central and eastern North America (Gymnocladus dioica) having large bipinnate leaves and green-white flowers followed by large woody brown pods whose seeds are used as a coffee substitute.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A French-Canadian name of the Kentucky coffee-tree, Gymnocladus dioica (which see, under coffee-tree).

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. handsome tree of central and eastern North America having large bipinnate leaves and green-white flowers followed by large woody brown pods whose seeds are used as a coffee substitute

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