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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A genus of shrubs and trees, of the order Simarubaceæ, type of the tribe Picramnieæ, characterized by carpels with two or more ovules, and diœcious flowers with from three to five stamens opposite as many linear petals.

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