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from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A small genus of thorny shrubs or small trees, of the order Bixaceæ (or type of an order Flacourtiaceæ), natives of Africa, Asia, and the islands adjacent.

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  • noun often spiny trees or shrubs of tropical Asia and Africa

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