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

  • Dahl, Roald 1916-1990. British fiction and screenplay writer best known for his children's books, including James and the Giant Peach (1961) and Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (1964).

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

  • n. tropical woody herb with showy yellow flowers and flat pods; much cultivated in the tropics
  • n. small highly nutritious seed of the tropical pigeon-pea plant


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