Definitions

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

  • n. The silk-cotton tree.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The silk-cotton tree.

Etymologies

Spanish, probably of Arawakan origin.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Spanish ceiba. (Wiktionary)

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