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- n. Butea monosperma, a tree of southern Asia.
- n. An Indian percussion instrument.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A handsome leguminous tree of India, Butea frondosa, the wood, leaves, and flowers of which are used in religious ceremonies. SeeButea.
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- n. East Indian tree bearing a profusion of intense vermilion velvet-textured blooms and yielding a yellow dye
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