from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A genus of trees of the gamopetalous order Sapotaceæ and the suborder Eusapoteæ, type of the tribe Palaquieæ, having 6 sepals, 6 petals, and 12 stamens.

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  • noun large genus of Malaysian trees with milky juice and leathery leaves


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