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- n. small spiny tropical trees or shrubs; includes the small genus or subgenus Poinciana
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Large logs of zygophyllum and caesalpinia* are thrown into the river and carried down by the stream, while the owners of the wood swim here and there to float the pieces that are stopped by the windings of the banks.