Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun Same as rain-tree.

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

  • noun (Bot.) An immense leguminous tree (Pithecolobium Saman) of Venezuela. Its branches form a hemispherical mass, often one hundred and eighty feet across. The sweet pulpy pods are used commonly for feeding cattle. Also called rain tree.

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  • noun Alternative form of zaman (Albizia saman).

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

  • noun large ornamental tropical American tree with bipinnate leaves and globose clusters of flowers with crimson stamens and seed pods that are eaten by cattle

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From Cariban

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