honey mesquite love

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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. See mesquite.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. See Algaroba (b).

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

  • n. thorny deep-rooted drought-resistant shrub native to southwestern United States and Mexico bearing pods rich in sugar and important as livestock feed; tends to form extensive thickets

Etymologies

From the high sugar content of its pods.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

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