from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A variety of the hackberry, Celtis occidentalis, var. reticulata.
- n. A name applied in Spanish America to many trees and shrubs with white wood or whitish bark or foliage; in Cuba, to Simarouba glauca; in Porto Rico to Drypetes glauca (Euphorbiaceæ) and Chione glabra (Rubiaceæ); in Mexico to a mimosa-like shrub or small tree, Lysiloma candida, the bark of which is used for tanning.
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