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Related / Similar Words: catechu, Acacia catechu, horsebean, Parkinsonia aculeata, jujube, jujube bush, Christ's-thorn, Ziziphus jujuba, Paliurus spina-christi

 

Definition:
  • East Indian spiny tree having twice-pinnate leaves and yellow flowers followed by flat pods; source of black catechu;
  • large shrub or shrubby tree having sharp spines and pinnate leaves with small deciduous leaflets and sweet-scented racemose yellow-orange flowers; grown as ornamentals or hedging or emergency food for livestock; tropical America but naturalized in souther;
  • spiny tree having dark red edible fruits;
  • thorny Eurasian shrub with dry woody winged fruit;

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    Member Meronyms: genus Acacia, Parkinsonia, genus Parkinsonia, Ziziphus, genus Ziziphus, Paliurus, genus Paliurus

     

     
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