from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A papilionaceous tree (Piscidia erythrina) growing in Jamaica. It has narcotic properties; -- called also Jamaica dogwood.
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- n. a tree of shrub of the genus Cornus often having showy bracts resembling flowers
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