from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A genus of leguminous trees, closely allied to the honeylocust (Gleditschia), and indigenous throughout the Ohio valley.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun (Bot.) A genus of leguminous plants; the Kentucky coffee tree. The leaves are cathartic, and the seeds a substitute for coffee.

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

  • noun small genus of deciduous trees of China and United States having paniculate flowers and thick pulpy pods


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