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  • n. A showy leguminous plant (Calliandra purpurea) of the West Indies, whose flowers have long tassels of purple stamens.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A showy leguminous plant (Calliandra purpurea) of the West Indies. The flowers have long tassels of purple stamens.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A West Indian leguminous shrub, Calliandra purpurea.

Etymologies

soldier +‎ wood (Wiktionary)

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