from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A tropical African tree (Butyrospermum parkii) having oily seeds that yield shea butter.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- An African sapotaceous tree (Bassia Parkii syn. Butyrospermum Parkii), from the seeds of which a substance resembling butter is obtained; the African butter tree.
Bambara si.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)